Questions tagged with quotations

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What punctuation to use regarding quotations?
I am writing a Book Report on The Giver by Lois Lowry. I have to include quotations from the book ...
quotations colons 0 votes, asked Jul 26 '15 by Lily
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Ellipses at beginning of quotation
Which is correct? " of which he had purchased previously." "[...] One of which he had purchased previously."
quotations ellipses 0 votes, asked Jun 23 '15 by Gregory
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Would the period go before or after the quotation in this sentence? I found myself to be just as confused ...
quotations quotes punctuation 0 votes, asked Feb 26 '15 by Sabrina Ordoyne
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How do I punctuate these words?
Hello, this might seem like a stupid question, but I'm having trouble with this sentence in my fiction novel: He ...
quotations quotes punctuation 0 votes, asked Nov 27 '14 by Matthew Bryan
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Quotation Marks
How would you punctuate the following sentence using British grammar rules? I think the quote "You are what you eat" ...
quotations 0 votes, asked Sep 15 '14 by Ruth Daly
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Commas for quoted word in middle of a sentence.
Do we need to use commas to offset a quoted word in the middle of a sentence? For instance, if ...
quotation quotations Sentence commas middle 0 votes, edited Jun 28 '13 by Leikela
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How do I alter a quote from a movie to make sense in a paper?
I am trying to quote a movie, specifically "The Greatest Movie Ever Sold." The direct quote from the movie is ...
quotation quotations citations 0 votes, edited May 09 '13 by Kacie Loura
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Punctuations within Quotations
It is said that punctuations go inside of the closing quotations. Example: It gave their world a worthy "key." Q. ...
punctuations quotations -1 votes, asked Sep 04 '12 by AskAndAnswer
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