Quoting styles (was Re: Antipassive?)
|From:||Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>|
|Date:||Friday, May 23, 2008, 5:53|
On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 12:31 AM, Lars Finsen <lars.finsen@...> wrote:
> ...P.s.: Today I used quoting the way I was taught in English class at
> school, with inside punctuation. To me it looks really weird, and I don't
> think I will use it again. But to you it looks fine, I guess?...
Both styles are in use in English.
I tend to prefer to put punctuation outside the quotation marks,
except if the punctuation is part of the quote (for example, if you're
quoting an entire sentence).
> ...P.p.s.: Will I be starting a quoting thread now?...
No doubt :)
Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>