Quotation marks


How do I use quotation marks to indicate characters are talking over each other?

asked Mar 14 '13 at 15:18 Holly Reckman New member

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Adding to Lewis's answer -- quotation marks will not help you indicate that two people are talking over each other. You will need to find some other means -- probably through the text itself  -- that one speaking is stepping on another's words.

link answered Mar 14 '13 at 19:23 Jeff Pribyl Grammarly Fellow

I totally missed the 'talking over each other' part. I'm getting senile.

Lewis NeidhardtMar 14 '13 at 21:21

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