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  1. ha179's Avatar
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    #1

    I don't know which of these two sentences is correct?

    -"I'm tired," she said
    -"I'm tired", she said
    Thank you!

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    #2

    Re: I don't know which of these two sentences is correct?

    The first one is correct.

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    #3

    Re: I don't know which of these two sentences is correct?

    They both have problems. We don't use the dash -- before replies in dialogues in English, just in the Romance languages. Also, we still require a period after the sentence.

    "I'm tired," she said.

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