|Do Your Own » Dialogue|
|Using dialogue — letting the characters in your narrative speak — will make your story more engaging and will help advance the special point you wish to make in your story.
•When you quote spoken words or want to show dialogue, use quotation marks to enclose each speaker's words, and start a new paragraph each time the speaker changes. This will help your reader see who is speaking.
Here's an example of how to format dialogue:
Howard could contain himself no longer. "Harriet writes poems about stars!"« Back to "Do Your Own"
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