RE: Using Punctuation in and out of Quotes

Subject: RE: Using Punctuation in and out of Quotes
From: "Goldstein, Dan" <DGoldstein -at- DeusTech -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 8 Oct 2004 10:39:48 -0400

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Justin Ressler
> Sent: Wednesday, December 08, 2004 10:20 AM
> Subject: Using Punctuation in and out of Quotes
> ...I am more apt to follow logic than silly conventions based on the
> printing press, if that is truly why we Americans do it that
> way...

That's an interesting attitude. Do you feel the same way about spelling?
Many spelling rules are based on "silly conventions" rather than logic.

Personally, I am more apt to follow the path that best serves my readers,
even if that path sometimes defies logic.

Dan Goldstein


ROBOHELP X5: Featuring Word 2003 support, Content Management, Multi-Author
support, PDF and XML support and much more!

WEBWORKS FINALDRAFT: New! Document review system for Word and FrameMaker
authors. Automatic browser-based drafts with unlimited reviewers. Full
online discussions -- no Web server needed!

You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as:
archiver -at- techwr-l -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Send administrative questions to lisa -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Previous by Author: RE: job application
Next by Author: RE: Need help---brain freeze
Previous by Thread: Using punctuation in and out of quotes?
Next by Thread: RE: Using Punctuation in and out of Quotes

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads