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Honorary and Courtesy Titles
Is a play title underlined in a paper?
How should the title of a book be capitalized within a paper?
The title should appear exactly as it does on the book, and be underlined or italicized. ...
Asked in Academic Writing, Grammar, Essays
Do you put the title of a novel in quotes or does it get underlined?
When referred to in another piece of writing, the title of a novel gets underlined. ...
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Would the title of a speech be in italics in quotes or underlined?
I think that it would be underlined because most titles for other things are underlined ...
Do you underline the name of a book series in a paper?
A series of books should be treated in the same way as a book title: it should be itaticized (or underlined). ...
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Would you underline the name of a play?
Yes. A play is a major work, like a novel, so the title should be underlined, unless the play is a fairly short work, such as a one scene long tribute to another work. This would be too short to be considered a major play, so the title would be put in quotes. A play such as Shakespeare's Othello would be underlined or italicized, due to its length. ...
When writing the title of a play do you put it in quotation marks?
According to MLA formatting, titles of plays are either underlined or italicized....
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Is a book title underlined when writing?
Yes. A qualified yes. If the writing is standard print, then yes, the book title is underlined. However, the title may be italicized and not underlined. The basic rule is that names and titles that can contain smaller elements are underlined or italicized. Smaller elements such as song titles, poem titles, etc. at contained in quotation marks. ...