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One Space or Two? - CMOS Shop Talk
One Space or Two? - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual of Style Menu Skip to...Join One Space or Two? Russell Harper / March 24, 2020 It hasn’t reflected publishing standards since...habit of typing two spaces between sentences. Where did this practice come from, and why does it...

Navigating Spaces in Manuscripts and Beyond - CMOS Shop Talk
Navigating Spaces in Manuscripts and Beyond - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual...Manual of Style Contact Join Navigating Spaces in Manuscripts and Beyond Chicago Manual / June 15..., 2021 CMOS 6.119–21 in the Spotlight To a copyeditor working on a manuscript, a space is usually just...

Space Breaks in Fiction - CMOS Shop Talk
Space Breaks in Fiction - CMOS Shop Talk CMOS Shop Talk From the Chicago Manual of Style Menu Skip...Contact Join Space Breaks in Fiction Russell Harper / November 12, 2019 A few weeks ago at my local...Section breaks in Less are signaled primarily by a blank line space between paragraphs. In other...

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Topic Q&A List One Space or Two? Display All Answers Q. Please explain your recommendation for...using one space after a period in light of this article: James Hamblin, “The Scientific Case for Two... Spaces after a Period,” The Atlantic, May 11, 2018. Answer » A. As The Atlantic article reports, a...

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add a space for clarity, as in “ ‘, or are they printed without a space, as in “‘? A. Typesetting...software often adds a hair space automatically, so don’t type in an extra space. If you want to be...sure of getting a thin space, mark on the manuscript “thin#” or “hr#.” In works published online, a nonbreaking space can be used and will enhance legibility....

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FAQ Item One Space or Two? Q. Please help. I have confusion regarding the correct spacing after...customers. Everything I read in manuals and from technical writers directs me to use one space after...periods. I find that it works very well, except occasionally, when an extra space helps readability...

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some other contraction, should there be a space between the opening quotation mark and the apostrophe...? I believe that the Manual suggests a space between a single quotation mark and closing quotes, and I...wondered if a similar rule applied. A. Yes, a similar rule would apply. But note that a thin space ...

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FAQ Item One Space or Two? Q. Please explain your recommendation for using one space after a period...in light of this article: James Hamblin, “The Scientific Case for Two Spaces after a Period,” The...College found that spacing between sentences does influence how people read and that some people read...

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FAQ Item One Space or Two? Q. When did CMOS first recommend one space (instead of two) after...periods and colons? I found the one-space rule in the 15th edition, but I remember hearing somewhere that...” rule. A. The sample typewritten manuscript page in CMOS 13 (1982) shows two spaces after a period; in...

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(no space) or 150 mph (with space) and 8mm (no space) or 8 mm (space)? Thank you! A. That would be...CMOS 10.49, which says there should be a space between a numeral and an abbreviation. More examples can be found at 9.16....

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