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Dot Dot Dot A Closer Look at the Ellipsis - CMOS Shop Talk
Dot Dot Dot: A Closer Look at the Ellipsis - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual...Manual of Style Contact Join Dot Dot Dot: A Closer Look at the Ellipsis Russell Harper / July 30..., 2019 If you follow Chicago style, it’s a safe bet you know that a Chicago-style ellipsis consists of...

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FAQ Item Punctuation Q. Should there be a space on either side of an ellipsis in the middle of a...line when using the Unicode ellipsis rather than three spaced periods? Example: Should there be a...… space … like this? I’ve read CMOS 13.50, which says that authors can use the ellipsis character in...

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FAQ Item Punctuation Q. Can an ellipsis be used instead of a period at the end of a complete...sentence? A. Yes, it can . . . But keep in mind that there are at least two ways to use an ellipsis. In...the first of these, an ellipsis represents a lapse of some sort—for example, a faltering, a trailing...

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falters between two sentences, and that pause is indicated with an ellipsis, is it correct or...three dots—whether the ellipsis follows a complete sentence or not, and whether the ellipsis ...and narration. Following the ellipsis, you can use a capital letter to indicate the start of a new...

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FAQ Item Special Characters Q. Can I use the ellipsis character in my manuscript? Or do I need to... ellipsis character, put a space before and after it … like that. At the end of a sentence, it follows a...period and a space, like this. … If a comma or other punctuation follows, close it up to the ellipsis ...

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FAQ Item Punctuation Q. At the end of a paragraph, is a single word followed by an ellipsis ..., but then the ellipsis does seem more substantial than a period or other mark . . . A. It’s a widow...

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ellipses to indicate text omitted from quoted material. Does one insert a space after the ellipsis if the...after an ellipsis regardless of its function. If you have trouble seeing spaces in CMOS Online, use...

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FAQ Item Punctuation Q. When using an ellipsis in a quotation that contains a full sentence and...the ellipsis is a grammatically complete sentence despite the omission. Please note that it’s...

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quotation, should there be a space after the ellipsis before the closing quotation mark? (1) The...is rarely a need to put an ellipsis at the end of a quotation that forms a grammatical sentence...

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ellipsis. Also, I am puzzled by the rationale of putting a period at the end of an incomplete sentence and...then an ellipsis before continuing the quotation. As I see it, this doesn’t differentiate between a...

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