Questions tagged with dialogue

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Ellipses in fiction
Hi, I'm pretty confused about the proper way to format an ellipsis in fiction writing. I know it's largely a ...
ellipses fiction dialogue ellipsis punctuation +1 vote, asked 1 day ago by Matthew Bryan
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Dialogue: New paragraph when a speaker addresses someone new?
When writing dialogue, I know that a new paragraph is needed whenever the person speaking changes. But what about when ...
dialogue Paragraphs 0 votes, edited Apr 24 by Don Hamilton
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dialogue punctuation
neither grammarly or White Smoke; seem to correct dialogue punctuation? examples: wrong: Murdock looked upset, "I really wish I could ...
dialogue 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Richard McCallum
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How would I put a third level quotation?
Would the quotation in this sentence make sense? John said, "Mary said to Partrick, 'Do you know what Jack said? ...
quotation dialogue 0 votes, asked Aug 08 '13 by Spencer N.
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format of dialogue
How do you format/punctuate dialogue in fiction?
dialogue 0 votes, asked Mar 30 '13 by Alison Summers
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