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    'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'

    Hello,

    Which is correct? It's for a title. Would you have '-' both sides of 'the'? Should 'the' have a capital 't'?

    Many thanks.

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    #2

    Re: 'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'


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    Re: 'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'

    Quote Originally Posted by eyefordetail View Post
    Hello,

    Which is correct? It's for a title. Would you have '-' both sides of 'the'? Should 'the' have a capital 't'?

    Many thanks.
    There is no difference between "round the clock" and "around the clock".

    We usually do not capitalize "the" in titles unless it is the first word.

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    Re: 'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'


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    Re: 'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'

    Quote Originally Posted by eyefordetail View Post
    have '-' both sides of 'the'
    May I say "put hyphens around 'the'"?

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    #6

    Re: 'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'

    Yes

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    #7

    Re: 'Round the Clock' or 'Around the Clock'

    Or "Should I hyphenate 'round-the-clock'?"
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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