Italics and Quotes Part I Ms. Lucas Freshmen English
Rules of Using Italics ► Use italics (or underlining) for titles of books, plays, films, magazines, ships, etc. ► Ex: ► Great Expectations (book) ► Our Town (play) ► Los Angeles Times (Newspaper) ► Madame Butterfly (Opera) ► Titanic
Quote or Italics? ► Do you use italics for: ► Songs? ► Poems?
Rules for Using Italics ► Use italics (underlining) for words, letters, and figures referred to as such or foreign words. ► Ex: The word Mississippi has four ‘s’s and four ‘i’s. ► Ex: The only French expression I know is bon jour.