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    Idioms set off with quotes

    Greetings! Should idioms be set off with quotation marks in technical documentation?

    Thank you!

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    Re: Idioms set off with quotes

    I am translator in the Czech Republic and I can only tell you that here, in our country, such things are mentioned in the Czech Language Standard. Maybe, there is a similar written standard in US?


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    Re: Idioms set off with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by roanokejoe View Post
    Greetings! Should idioms be set off with quotation marks in technical documentation?

    Thank you!
    I would say no, but could you give an example?

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