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Foreign words

Including accents on foreign words is a nice touch, if only because it gives your sentences a prettier contour. That said, it’s not necessary to do so with borrowed words like a la carte, cafe, decor, jalapeno, and fiancee, which have become part of the English...Read More


Use italics for unfamiliar foreign words and for the titles of: Books Magazines Newspapers Movies Musical recordings Paintings and photographs Plays Operas and long musical compositions with names Do not rely on italics for emphasis, as formatting may be out of your...Read More

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