Quotations within Quotations

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I am trying to put a quote from a book. But here's the problem: The quote has a quote in it.???

asked May 27 at 22:24 Evan Shaw New member

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Start with double quotes - "text."  The quotation within the main quotation will use single quotes - 'text.'

 

"This is the text from the book. The quotation in the book would look like this. 'This is the quotation within the book.'"

link comment answered May 28 at 00:48 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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