'Mr' , 'Mr.' , 'mr' or 'mr.' ? What's the correct?

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I need that to fill in this sentence:

Lisa's father is ___ Johnson, chairman of A&F Inc.

asked Jun 01 '11 at 15:19 coraliecinq New member

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The honorific should always be capitalised. A period after the contraction of a title is usually used in the US, Canada and South Africa, while in Britain and most other Commonwealth countries a period is not used. Style guides may call for a specific form (period or no period) in particular types of academic writing. Otherwise, just pick a form and be consistent with it. :)

link comment answered Jun 02 '11 at 04:59 Collane Ramsey Expert
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either of the capital "Mr" or "Mr." is correct, but lower case is not

link comment answered Jun 01 '11 at 22:31 Scott Martin Contributor
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Lisa's father is Mr Johnson, chairman of A&F Inc.

link comment answered Jun 01 '11 at 16:43 chew cheng hai New member
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Mr , is the british version of writing,"Mr." ,is the american version of writing  ,both are correct ,but I personally prefer "Mr.".(mr doesn't work)

link comment edited Mar 19 '13 at 17:38 Zaid Tabaza New member
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it is Mr because you are adess someone 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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link comment answered Mar 19 '13 at 22:43 mom New member

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