Quotation, Quote

To purists, quote is a verb only. When we quote, we repeat or reproduce someone's exact words.

The correct term for quoted material is a quotation. In casual usage, a quotation is often called a "quote," but quote as a noun is still not acceptable in formal writing.


Confusing Words and Homonyms

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