Ellipsis points are three spaced periods used to show an omission of words, phrases, or sentences in quoted matter, and they are also used when a speaker trails off but is not interrupted.

Examples:

        (e)   ORIGINAL LANGUAGE

               Q.  Let me read the following:   “Therefore, in consideration of the mutual agreements and covenants of the parties contained herein, and for other valuable consideration, the receipt of which is  hereby acknowledged, the parties to this Agreement hereby agree as follows:”

               LANGUAGE AS READ INTO THE RECORD        

               Q.  Let me read the following:   “Therefore, in consideration of the mutual agreements and covenants of the parties contained herein, and for other valuable consideration, . . . the parties to this Agreement hereby agree as follows:”

        (f)   Well, when you say it like that . . .