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    Question Spaces After Periods

    I was taught there are two spaces after every period. Now I see one and sometimes three spaces after periods. Is there still a rule that applies?

    thanks,

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    Re: Spaces After Periods

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    I was taught there are two spaces after every period. Now I see one and sometimes three spaces after periods. Is there still a rule that applies?

    thanks,
    Having one space, not only after periods but also after other punctuations, is the longstanding practice. I would recommend that you do that too.

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    Re: Spaces After Periods

    There are various conventions; some use one after all punctuation, others one after commas, etc, and two to end a sentence.

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