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Italics in Context Getting More from Word - CMOS Shop Talk
Italics in Context: Getting More from Word - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual...Manual of Style Contact Join Italics in Context: Getting More from Word Chicago Manual / December 14..., 2021 Italics can be applied for various reasons, but it is always with the same goal: to mark text...

Italics for Non-English Words in Fiction - CMOS Shop Talk
Italics for Non-English Words in Fiction - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual of...Manual of Style Contact Join Italics for Non-English Words in Fiction Russell Harper / March 17, 2020...Switching to italics for the occasional word or phrase borrowed from another language—and not listed...

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should be in italics. But if a longer title such as Looking Back: A Seventy-Fifth Anniversary of Phi Eta... italics? A. No. If the full title is italic, the shortened version should also be italic. Please see CMOS 14.30 for examples of shortened titles....

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italics is to indicate that the word is foreign, does the fact of the non-Latin script accomplish...that, thus making italics unnecessary? I had thought so, but then I queried my fellow editors, and many...of them seemed to think italics should still be used. A. You are right: a non-Latin script signals...

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in a sidebar column for playback selection the main developer insists on using italics for the album...titles. I advised to drop the italics mainly because on today’s low-resolution screens italic ... italics is to be construed as a device of emphasis that sets the respective title off from the flowing...

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“the Ibis’s lower decks.” CMOS 8.116 says italics for the boat’s name; 6.2 specifies the use of... italics when the punctuation is part of the word. This seems a Talmudic moment. Thanks. A. Ah—although...the boat name is properly in italics, the apostrophe and s are not, because they are not actually part of the name. Please see CMOS 7.29. Shalom....

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Topic Q&A List Italics and Quotation Marks Display All Answers Q. Robots are being named and even...intelligence? Answer » A. Italics for robot names could be fun in fiction; however, that doesn’t seem to..., including the apostrophe: pirates’. But if you’re using italics for emphasis, leave the apostrophe in...

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FAQ Item Italics and Quotation Marks Q. How do you show emphasis (and not with capital letters) in...“thought” that’s already in italics? A. If you must put thoughts in italics (italics are just one...option among several), emphasis is usually shown by “reverse italics,” like this: Does this mean no...

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FAQ Item None of the Above Q. Some authors use italics for unspoken thoughts. What is appropriate...“Julius Caesar” roman type? A. You can put “Julius Caesar” in roman type (reverse italics) or in...quotation marks. This is one reason why putting thoughts into italics is awkward, however. Chicago...

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italics because it’s an exhibition title. The title is in italics, but the starting letter is a drop...cap and is in roman. Is that OK, or should the cap be in italics as well? A. Truly, there is no rule.... A graphic designer might be the best person to rule on the aesthetics of roman versus italics in...

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