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    Full Stops with Quotes BrE Style

    Per British punctuation style, are these correct? How would you punctuate those that aren't?

    I say that the full stops go outside the ending quote marks in the following sentences because these are not direct quotes:

    1. The sentence is “Be good to yourself and may God bless'.
    2. I like the adage “A stitch in time saves nine”.
    3. His email said, “The meeting will be on 4 June 2013. ... Please be punctual”.
    4. The sign said, “Keep off the grass”.
    5. The policy stated, “Intoxicated employees will be subject to termination of employment”.

    Thank you.

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    Re: Full Stops with Quotes BrE Style

    Quote Originally Posted by frogboxer View Post
    Per British punctuation style, are these correct?
    Yes.

    The answer's the same as you got here and in other posts in this forum and in two others.

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