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    On/on the Occasion

    Guidance from Fiftieth High Priest
    On the Occasion of the April Propagation Ceremony

    The above is a title.
    Should the 'on' be capitalised?

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    Re: On/on the Occasion

    I would not capitalize it.
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    #3

    Re: On/on the Occasion

    Can I conclude that both versions are correct? Thanks.

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    Re: On/on the Occasion

    I say only the answer in post #2 is correct. As the first word of a title, you should capitalise On.

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    Re: On/on the Occasion

    Quote Originally Posted by jutfrank View Post
    I say only the answer in post #2 is correct. As the first word of a title, you should capitalise On.
    Thanks, jutfrank.

    The title starts from "Guidance" to "Ceremony".

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    Re: On/on the Occasion

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    Guidance from Fiftieth High Priest * On the Occasion of the April Propagation Ceremony

    The above is a title.
    Should the 'on' be capitalised?

    Thanks.
    Quote Originally Posted by jutfrank View Post
    I say only the answer in post #2 is correct. As the first word of a title, you should capitalise On.
    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    Thanks, jutfrank.

    The title starts from "Guidance" to "Ceremony".
    I think a stray line break got into the title. Is the correct title like the first quote above, omitting the asterisk? If so, it's incorrect to capitalize "on".
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    #7

    Re: On/on the Occasion

    The first word of a title is always capitalized. Prepositions, articles, and other minor words that don't occur at the beginning are not. The first word of the title in question is "Guidance". "On" is the sixth word. It's a preposition and should not be capitalized.

    The original post was misleading because it had a stray line break before the word "on".
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