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Subject:Re: Commas and Quotes From:Williams Diane <Williams_Diane -at- DOTE -dot- OSD -dot- MIL> Date:Fri, 6 Dec 1996 09:20:55 -0500
Hey, y'all! Don't forget there is a distinct difference in style between
the USA and UK for commas and periods going inside or outside quotes.
There is even a difference in the USA when the U.S. Code of Federal
Regulations has published ammendments to public laws. You'll see:
changed "now" to "not". This goes strictly against the usual America
custom of always putting commas and periods within the closing quote
whether part of the quote or not.
Walcoff & Associates, Inc.
DWilliams -at- dote -dot- osd -dot- mil