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Capitalization in Context When Word Won’t Help - CMOS Shop Talk
Capitalization in Context: When Word Won’t Help - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago...Chicago Manual of Style Contact Join Capitalization in Context: When Word Won’t Help Chicago Manual.../ November 9, 2021 Though capitalization can depend on context, there are some general rules that will...

Chicago Style Workout 57 Capitalization, Part 1 - CMOS Shop Talk
Chicago Style Workout 57: Capitalization, Part 1 - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago...Chicago Manual of Style Contact Join Chicago Style Workout 57: Capitalization, Part 1 Chicago Manual.../ July 27, 2021 A Capital Idea This month’s quiz focuses on proper nouns and the terms derived from...

Black and White A Matter of Capitalization - CMOS Shop Talk
Black and White: A Matter of Capitalization - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual...Manual of Style Contact Join Black and White: A Matter of Capitalization Chicago Manual / June 22...write Black with a capital B when it refers to racial and ethnic identity. At the same time, we...

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FAQ Item Capitalization Q. Why do you folks at CMOS continue to describe words whose initial...letters are capitals as “capitalized.” I suppose it’s easier than the more precise formulation and could...truly capitalized, and I’m sure that most English speakers unschooled in CMOS’s peculiar practice will...

Is “Is” Always Capitalized in Titles? - CMOS Shop Talk
Is “Is” Always Capitalized in Titles? - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual of...Manual of Style Contact Join Is “Is” Always Capitalized in Titles? Chicago Manual / August 24, 2021 CMOS...8.159 in the Spotlight A defining feature of any style is how it capitalizes words in the titles of...

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FAQ Item Capitalization Q. Do you capitalize both words in “happy birthday”? A. Not always. To...describe the act of wishing someone a happy birthday, neither term is capitalized. To name the...traditional song, both words are capitalized: “Happy Birthday to You,” or “Happy Birthday.” In dialogue (as...

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FAQ Item Capitalization Q. Our staff editing human-rights reports need help interpreting the rule...re capitalization for administrative bodies (CMOS 8.63). In cases of more than one body should the...first term still be capitalized, as in Ministries of Labor and Education? Would greatly appreciate...

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FAQ Item Capitalization Q. If a word is not capitalized in the dictionary but is capitalized in the...author’s book manuscript, should I capitalize or not? The specific word in question is “cosmos...by an initial capital. Even “internet,” once almost always spelled with a capital I, now gets a...

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FAQ Item Capitalization Q. Should the word “nation” be capitalized? A. If you are quoting from the...Nation indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all.” The capital N was retained when the pledge was...enacted by Congress into law in 1942, as were the capitals in “Flag” and “Republic”; “Liberty” and...

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FAQ Item Capitalization Q. I doubt I will have the power to change this, but coworkers have...insisted that common nouns like “incidents” and “requests” be capitalized in all communications because...they are capitalized in the original contract. So folks are to “report Incidents or submit Requests...

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