Another Quote Issue

When a person repeats only a part of the original statement, quote only the part that was in the original. …to wait for a later to be discovered piece of evidence. Object to the foundation for that “later to be discovered” something… Happy punctuating. Margie

Quotes

Periods and commas go inside quotes without exception; colons and semicolons go outside quotes without exception. Question marks go inside or outside quotes depending on where the question is being asked: If there is a question inside the quotes, the question mark goes inside; if there is no question inside the quotes but there is one outside, the question mark …

To Quote Thoughts or Not?

When someone is “thinking” and saying aloud what that thought might be, if he is using the exact wording he would use when saying it, yes, it should be quoted. …I said to myself, “Wow. I am in trouble now.” …I thought, “How am I going to explain this to him?” …I wondered,  “What do I do if this car …