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Margie Wakeman Wells The Quotation Mark Leave a Comment

…He said, “I have never seen him in my life.”
…She said, “You may not access those files.”

…He said something like “I have never seen him in my life.”
…She said something to the effect of “You may not access those files.”

When the quote follows words that are not lead-in words, there is no comma before the quote.

Happy punctuating!

Margie

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