Questions tagged with capitalization

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Measurement Capitalization
When writing the full name for a unit of measure without any numbers, do you capitalize the measurement name or ...
capitalization measurements tech 0 votes, asked Aug 12 by Chris-Tyler Young
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Should midwest be capitalized in this sentence "At a Midwest institution of higher education in the United States of America
capitalization 0 votes, asked Aug 06 by Dr. Larry
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A company named usable (sic) spells its name with all lower case letters, not with an initial cap. When starting ...
capitalization 0 votes, asked Jul 21 by Robbin Goodman
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Capitalization in hyphenated words
If the first part of a hyphenated word is capitalized, should the second part also be capitalized? For example, is ...
hyphenated capitalization +1 vote, asked Jul 08 by Mike Connaughton
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Capitalization of Grand Marshal
In the context of a race, would the words "Grand Marshal" be capitalized? Would it depend on whether or not ...
capitalization 0 votes, asked Jul 02 by Al Guien
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I need to know if titles of groups need to be capitalized, especially if they're separated from their institution. For ...
capitalization groups names +1 vote, asked Jun 26 by Jane Ladley
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A problem with book/essay titles
I'm having a hard time deciding what should and shouldn't be capitalized in this title. I'm writing an essay for ...
capitalization Titles 0 votes, asked Jun 19 by Morgan
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Adjectives used for God
Do we capitalize the first letter of adjectives used for God? For instance, should we write "God is the most ...
adjectives capitalization 0 votes, asked Jun 06 by Abdul Quadir
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Capitalizing titles
"I bestow upon you the title of chevalier." vs. "I bestow upon you the title of Chevalier." When a name ...
capitalization title-naming Titles title +1 vote, asked May 24 by Duke
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When speaking to a member of the military in text, do you have to capitalize their rank? Examples: "Yes, lance ...
Titles capitalization 0 votes, edited Mar 09 by Roy van Bragt
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I am writing an application to attend two workshops. Both workshops are written with a capital "w" in their titles ...
capitalization 0 votes, asked Jan 12 by Dan Gattuso
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Should scholar be capitalized in this sentence: Bill Clinton, ex-President of the United States, was a Rhodes scholar.
capitalization 0 votes, asked Nov 26 '14 by Cathy Nierman
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Capitalization of the word "department" when referring to a specific department
When referring to a specific department, such as the Department of Biological Engineering, in subsequent instances, is Department capitalized: "The ...
capitalization 0 votes, asked Oct 06 '14 by Karen Love
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Letter greeting/Capitalization
Should the second word in "Hello Everyone!" in a letter greeting be capitalized?
capitalization letters 0 votes, asked Sep 29 '14 by Wendy B.
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Should you capitalize a proper name which has been contracted with an initial apostrophe?
My friend is a fan of the group "The Aquabats". On their television show, they frequently refer to themselves by ...
apostrophe capitalization 0 votes, asked Jun 06 '14 by beavinator1
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Pronoun capitalization.
My civil service staff write internal reports that refer to the agency with a capital letter, as the "Department," instead ...
capitalization pronoun 0 votes, asked Apr 18 '14 by Steven McCole
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how do you capitalize hyphenated reduplicated compounds?
How are hyphenated reduplicated compounds capitalized in a title or headline? If I am writing about go-go dancers, does this ...
capitalization hyphenation reduplication compound 0 votes, asked Feb 22 '14 by DEM
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Capiltalisation of "and" as the first word in a title after an ellipsis
I am part of an art collective, and we decided to name one of our recent projects "... And It ...
ellipsis title capitalisation capitalization 0 votes, asked Jan 05 '14 by S Emery
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capitalization of "president"
Do I capitalize president in this sentence: I know it would if it said President John Doe, or if we ...
capitalization president 0 votes, asked Dec 23 '13 by Rebecca
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Capitalization of "the western country"
Can someone please tell me what would be capitalized in the following sentence: "He was talking about the western country, ...
capitalization 0 votes, asked Dec 16 '13 by sali
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I found both answers (yes and no) online already. Do you capitalize the word book in : the Bible book ...
bible capitalization 0 votes, asked Oct 19 '13 by TERRY H.
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Capitalization of fictional names
Hi If I have a place named 'the Academy of Nyrune', and refer to it as simply 'the Academy', is ...
capitalization Titles 0 votes, asked Oct 07 '13 by Julian Saheed
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Capital venture/ Capitol venture?
What is the difference between the word capital and capitol? I have seen it spelled both ways. Does it have ...
capital capitol capitalization 0 votes, asked Aug 28 '13 by TERRY H.
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Are school subjects capitalized?
cap capitalization 0 votes, asked Jun 04 '13 by Marty Meyer-Gad
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Hello, I beleive that 'the Service' should have a capital S as it is refering to an item that is ...
capitalization 0 votes, asked Feb 21 '13 by shelley
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Capitalization of 'The Left' and 'The Right'?
Example "The Left regrouped and took another vote. The Right were outnumbered and defeated". In politics where referring to factions ...
capitalization +1 vote, edited Jan 22 '13 by Karen Cropper
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"the Thesis" vs "the thesis"
I was wondering whether the word "thesis" in a scientific dissertation or thesis should be written with a capital letter ...
capitalization thesis 0 votes, asked Jan 10 '13 by Alireza
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Capitalization of an abbreviation in a subject line
If I have to write 'wrt' in a subject line, should it be all small/all caps/first letter capital?
wrt Abbreviation capitalization subject email 0 votes, asked Dec 21 '12 by Ankur Sharma
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'a Midwestern college' 'southwestern pottery' the California coast' are these stmts. capitalized correctly?
capitalization 0 votes, asked Nov 28 '12 by Courtney
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"Board of Directors" or board of directors? - on a resume
My client has "Served as a voting member of Board of Directors" and also "completed program focused on. . . ...
capitalization punctuation board of directors 0 votes, asked Nov 28 '12 by Julie Mendez
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