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    quotation help needed

    When quoting a whole sentence do you still use the normal punctuation?

    For example,

    The sentence: He stood still.

    when quoted would it look like this;

    In the simple sentence, "He stood still." the author is suggesting that...

    or;

    In the simple sentence, "he stood still" the author is suggesting that...

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    Re: quotation help needed

    When you quote.... include everything (including punctuation) inside the quotes...

    In the simple sentence, "He stood still." the author is suggesting that... is correct


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