Spellcheck Cannot Save You! Dialogue Tags, Beats & Single Quotes – by Karen Conlin…

on BookWorks:

Welcome back!

Last time, I talked about the basics of dialogue: when and how to use quotation marks, and how to show indirect dialogue and internal dialogue (what Benjamin Dreyer of Random House calls “articulated rumination,” a term I have adopted myself).

Now it’s time to look at how to use single quotation marks, dialogue tags and beats.

What’s that?

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