Lets Lirn Inglish, 2

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Let’s Learn English Together, Lesson Two

Last week I looked at capitalization of titles. This week I’m going to learn about capitalization in the body of writing.

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The British Council on its Learning English Central website says, “the rules for capitalization are quite easy to remember,” and gives the following advice: (note, the lettering system is mine, to enable easier reading.)

A) “English sentences always begin with a capital letter.”

B) “The personal pronoun ‘I’ is always written with a capital letter, wherever in a sentence it comes.

C) “Apart from these cases,capital letters are used at the beginning of the following words:

Names of people and places

Peter, Susan, Australia, Hyde Park, the Middle East

Planets and stars can be considered as places

Jupiter, Pluto, Alpha Centauri

Titles

Mr Finnegan, M

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