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Punctuating Titles: When to Use Italics, Underlining, and "Quotation Marks." It's easy for ... 2) Long works and collections of short works are usually put in italics ( or underlined when submitting publication work to editors). ... Title of a Play.

Grammarly Handbook | Quotation Marks In Titles Grammar Rules


The rules for using quotation marks around titles have changed recently: most ... If you're using a computer for your writing, it's easiest to italicize all titles. ... you can put quotes around the titles of shorter pieces of work: plays, poems, articles, ...

Using Italics and Underlining - Capital Community College


We use italics (characters set in type that slants to the right) and underlining ... The titles of these shorter pieces would be surrounded with double quotation marks. ... Crazyhorse, Georgia Review; Plays: Waiting for Godot, Long Day's Journey ...

Do You Underline Book Titles? Italicize? Put inside Quote Marks?


May 29, 2012 ... Do you italicize book titles? Underline them? Put book titles in quotes? ... up all the time: Should I underline or italicize book titles in my writing? .... a book, play, album, or symphony, and I'm guessing a ship qualifies, then ...

Punctuate Titles Correctly! - The WriteAtHome Blog


Jun 20, 2012 ... But when you use a keyboard, you should put the titles of longer works in italics. ... Underline Big Stuff, Quotation Marks on Small Stuff ... Times, The Washington Post), plays (e.g., Hamlet, Our Town) movies (e.g., The Matrix, ...

Titles Using Italics and Quotation Marks


Italics and quotation marks are used for titles of books, plays and other works of art. ... In such cases, underlining is still used and is the same as writing a title in ... However, many times these titles are put in quotation marks and you will find this  ...

1.4: Italics and Underlining - Purdue OWL Engagement


Apr 3, 2013 ... Italicize the titles of magazines, books, newspapers, academic journals, films, ... shows, long poems, plays, operas, musical albums, works of art, websites. ... In the following sentences put in quotation marks wherever they are ...

Quotation Marks vs. Italics - Alden Central School District


Play The Cite is Right! ... What do you put in "quotation marks"? Article titles from magazines, newspapers, journals - "Censorship is Harmful to Society"; Essays - " Feminism in British Literature"; Short Stories ... What do you italicize?

Properly Format Your Titles: Underlines, Italics, and Quotes - Writer's ...


Mar 13, 2008 ... Properly Format Your Titles: Underlines, Italics, and Quotes. Posted on March 13, ... Underlined or Italics. Plays: Italics ... You may underline, italicize, or put a quotation mark around the desired title of a book. Many people, (at ...

When to Put Titles in Quotation Marks - For Dummies


By using italic or underlining, you set off titles of larger works or complete works. ... To put it another way, quotation marks are for jockeys. ... April 15th (a play).

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Titles of Books, Plays, Articles, etc.: Underline? Italics? Quotation ...


Jan 30, 2008 ... When you write a play title, do you underline it? What do you do when ...... Why do newspapers put movie and book titles in quotes? I've always ...

Grammarly Handbook | Italics And Underlining: Titles Of Works ...


When discussed or quoted within text, titles of long, full-length works should ... Full-length works are things like novels, plays, epic poems, and text books. ... or underlined, and the titles of the three books would then be put in quotation marks.

Writer's Web: Titles: Underline, Italics, or Quotations?


... decide when to underline (or place in italics) a title and when to place it in double quotations. ... Beckett's play Waiting for Godot will be performed next season.