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The Guardian style guide editors on language usage and abusage, and lots more
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Journalism_USW Jan 10
we're using for our three weeks of live online and broadcast news days
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Guardian style guide Jan 10
T-shirt. Although you could say, for example, I'm wearing a plain white tee.
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Guardian style guide Jan 10
Sensible and smart: you're too kind. Thanks!
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Guardian style guide Jan 10
In case you missed it: how I learned to love Guardian style, by former US copy supremo :
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Guardian style guide Jan 10
not! No need to capitalise.
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Guardian style guide Jan 9
Lovely blogpost from the fabulous , our former US production editor, on the special allure of style. We'll miss you!
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Guardian style guide Jan 4
Per style guide: "Use in company names when the company does: Johnson & Johnson, Marks & Spencer, P&O." Otherwise, use "and".
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Guardian style guide Jan 4
we wouldn't! No need for a full stop.
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Guardian style guide Jan 3
the former sounds more natural – so we'd probably go with "were".
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Guardian style guide Jan 3
From corrections and clarifications: this is a good one. Enjoy!
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Guardian style guide retweeted
David Marsh Dec 30
Band of the year: The Avalanches – unexpected pleasures that challenge us to widen our musical horizons
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Guardian style guide retweeted
Katharine Viner Dec 21
What an amazing milestone: Guardian & Observer readers have now raised more than £1m for child refugees
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Guardian style guide retweeted
David Marsh Dec 21
From Bob Marley to Barb Jungr: 10 great Christmas records you won't hear in Tesco (and one you probably will)
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Guardian style guide Dec 15
The official title of the county is East Riding of Yorkshire, so when we shorten it we use the generic, lowercase east.
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Guardian style guide Dec 14
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Guardian style guide Dec 13
We agree with Collins (but we wouldn't include the full stop).
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Guardian style guide Dec 7
It's Meat Loaf, not Meatloaf: terrific blogpost on band names from the great , our former style ed:
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Guardian style guide Dec 8
one! Combating is fine.
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Guardian style guide Dec 7
It's Meat Loaf, not Meatloaf: terrific blogpost on band names from the great , our former style ed:
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Guardian style guide Dec 6
If it's pronounced as word, we write it out. Aids, Unicef, Nasa; by contrast, BBC, CEO and NWA.
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