{csquotes} is a package for making context-sensitive inline and display quotations.

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a stylish footnote: brackets for a whole paragraph of text

I'm looking to make a stylish footnote. I've came with the idea of putting brackets to a whole paragraph that comes at the end of the page. I've got a result but imagine it can be done better. I've ...
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Leading (vertical space) before and after block quotes

I'm trying to re-define the quote environment (triggered by csquote's \blockquote) to remove the entire (!) additional leading before and after the quote, to make sure the quotes stays in sync with ...
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How to enable/disable automatic quotations marks and control indents with csquote and \blockquote

When my blockquote is long enough, latex don't put quotation marks when using \blockquote in the csquote package, e.g.: The Statistical Machine Translation (SMT) paradigm is largely attributed ...
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change \quote-command to display text in italics

I'm using \usepackage{csquotes} and the commands blockquote and quote. I'm satisfied with the display of the blockquote but want to change the display of the quote so that the output is shown in ...
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Style of quotation marks

This time I would like to ask you if you know how to change the style of signs on the left side and on the right side of a quotation. First quotation mark (that on the left) should be two commas at ...
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How to tell csquotes to italicize quotes?

I have a very stubborn professor who requires italicized quotes. So I have a document full of quotes, labeled with \enquote{}. How can I easily change all of them to be in italic ? I couldn't find ...
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How to underline a single line of text that contains an \enquote{d text} using ulem?

This MWE should explain the problem and the question: \usepackage{fontspec} %\usepackage[ngerman]{babel} % polyglossia is recommended for lualatex \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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Quoting in moderncv is not working; how can I force a quotation in moderncv?

I am using this moderncv template. The issue is that when I try to put a quote in the letter template of moderncv with \quote{} I just do not work: % recipient data \recipient{Company Recruitment ...
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Csquotes: Order of punct, cite and tpunct in blockquotes does not seem to be working

I am trying to achieve a blockquote where the quote is ended by punctuation ("punct"), followed by the superscript ("cite") and then followed by the trailing punctuation ("tpunct") in the same line. ...
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Continuous quoting overline?

I am trying to use the csquotes package, but have found a problem. If I type \foreignquote{french}{Take for example the work of demonstrating a theorem which remains hypothetical (to which, for ...
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csquotes, makeblockquote and big quotation marks

I am trying to enable big quotation marks, as in a previously answered post her: Block quote with big quotation marks However, I would like to use it with csquotes, and the makeblockquote-command. ...
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csquotes: spacing between text guillemets

Consider the following mwe: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[babel,german=guillemets]{csquotes} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Automatically fill an empty prenote field when quoting with csquotes

I use biblatex with csquotes. If I quote indirectly I use \autocite and if I quote directly I use csquotes \blockcqute. I'd like to insert predefined text into the prenote field of the \blockcqute (or ...
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Initial 'single quote' is backwards - csquotes

Should I be using fontspec per Single quotes in csquotes ? My initial single quote faces the wrong way, latex thinks it's an apostrophe. MWE: filename: mwe-singlequotes.tex ...
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Replace “quotes” with „quotes“?

I live in a funny part of the world where we're required to quote text like this: „quotes“ (note the difference between the opening and closing quote). Is there an easy way to set up a LaTeX document ...
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Use guillemets for outer quotes and quotation marks for inner quotes with csquotes

With csquotes in the Norwegian language, quotes at the inner level will be displayed with single angle brackets, and with guillemets at the outer level. \documentclass{article} ...
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How can I make blockquotes in LaTeX, like Markdown

In Markdown, use a pair of ``` to block quotes, How can I achieve it in LaTeX? I use the packet csquotes and encounter two questions: how to remove double quotes how to add background color
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Getting rid of round brackets around superscript

I am using the following biblatex/biber configuration: \usepackage[useprefix=true,% uniquename=init,% sorting=nyt,% firstinits=true,% ...
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foreign quotation marks in short citation

I'm using the style verbose-ibid. My bibliography contains German, English and French articles. In the first appearance (fullcite) article names are in quotation marks according to their language. But ...
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french quote for blockquote and italics foreignquote

I try to generate a correct blockquote and foreignblockquote which start with « and end with » What i already have : « Test in french » (citation) « Test in english » (citation) What i ...
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Closing quotes collapse leads to unbalanced quotes in some Balto-Slavic languages

The csquotes package does a very good job automatically placing quotation marks instead of dumb quotes in the input. This works well in many languages (e.g. English, or Lithuanian ), however there is ...
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xspace inserts a space when used inside \enquote

Am I wrong in thinking that \xspace should not introduce a space when used inside an \enquote command as used in the following MWE? And how can I get the two to work together? \documentclass{article} ...
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formatting epigrams using csquotes

In the book that I am writing I occasionally begin a chapter or section with an epigram. Given that I am using the csquotes package, is there a way that when I invoke \blockquote at the beginning of a ...
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Beamer with csquotes.sty and \MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’}

When I try to load csquotes and use '\MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’}' I get a the following error message passed through by latexmk: ! Package csquotes Error: Invalid argument. See the csquotes package ...
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Substitute Proper Quotations for Degree Marks

I have a text that uses degree marks ('or'') instead of proper quotation marks (e.g.,“,”). How can I modify the text so that proper quotation marks display? I tried using the csquotes package ...
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Missing \endcsname in xparse

I am trying to make my own class, with options for referencing. Short quotes work absolutely fine, but when it gets to longer quotes, for some reason, I get errors. essay.tex: ...
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How to quote correctly with csquotes?

I am unsure how to quote correctly using csquotes and \textquote and \blockquote. In the documentation I found this general advise: \blockquote[cite][punct]{text}tpunct but am unsure how to really use ...
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How to switch back to main language after \foreignquote (csquotes, polyglossia, lualatex)? [duplicate]

csquotes' \foreignquote{language}{text} does not seem to switch back all the language specific font features automatically. In my opinion the language specific changes should be applied only locally ...
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garamondx doesn't typeset double quotes correctly. [duplicate]

When I use the garamondx package, latex no longer typesets double quotes correctly (see code below). Instead, double quote left is replaced with a superscript v symbol, and double quote right is ...
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Quotations spanning multiple paragraphs in csquotes with french guillemets under LyX

This question was already raised and answered here for american: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[american]{babel} \DeclareQuoteStyle[american]{english}% verified ...
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Multilingual document: Problem between babel and csquotes: \MakeOuterQuote{"}

: Line 5 is my problem... I want to use simple quotation marks in a multilingual document with csquotes AND babel, with the help of \MakeOuterQuote{"}, and I need the command \selectlanguage{ngerman} ...
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Latex error: Control sequence \c_backslash_str already defined - l3str.sty

Two days ago I updated my miktex packages(using the auto update), as well as my editor (TeXstudio). After the update a document of mine simply stops rendering. On another PC of mine that wasn't ...
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French guillemets specific look

I want to find the french guillemets in latex. To be honest I found them by many ways : \og text \fg{} with or without OT1 and french babel, but they do not produce the same result as those which ...
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\csquotes messing up Bibliography [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to LaTeX, but will try to be as clear as possible. I'm writing a thesis in humanities, so quoting is quite significant for me - both in-text quotes and block quotes. Therefore I'm ...
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How can I change the color of a \enquote quotation inside Emacs?

When I paste a text inside quotation marks into Emacs+AUCTeX, AUCTeX formats it with a soft red color (see the screenshot below at the first line). I like this color. However, I'm using csquotes ...
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How to avoid citations being placed on a new line when \blockcquote ends with a list?

When csquotes's \blockquote and displaycquote ends with a list the citation is put on the next line after the list rather than directly after the last list item. Can one force csquotes to place the ...
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Question marks instead of quotation marks in references

I am using BibLaTeX and Babel (catalan) and I get a weird error in the bibliography:the quotation marks are replaced by question marks. If a deactivate Babel everything works. Babel: Code: ...
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How to except code blocks from csquotes smart quoting?

\LaTeX newbie here. I figured out that csquotes can be used to automate smart curly quotes, and have added this to my preamble: \usepackage{csquotes} \MakeOuterQuote{"} This has the effect of ...
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csquote: custom quote styles

I am typesetting a novel that features “Dialogue” by cats and other animals. « Cats speak like this » “People speak like this.” I've had something like this: \documentclass{article} ...
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Best way to use multi-lingual quotes using csquotes package in AUCTeX Emacs

When I write in Arabic (Rt-to-Lt) language I get the quotation marks reversed (the right instaed of left and vice versa) if I want to keep font-locking of AUCTeX setup. Emacs editor using AUCTeX ...
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Different quotation marks with csquotes package

For a document in German I'm using the guillemets option of the csquotes package. But there is a section in the document where I'd like to use the "regular" quotation marks for German -- "regular" ...
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Guillemets in LaTeX («»)

I need the characters «» in my LaTeX document. I'm writing in English though, and I don't want to use Babel. I have the following hack but I'd like a better way: \newcommand{\q}[1]{{% \font\larm = ...
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Label block quote like displayed equation [duplicate]

I would like to be able to add a tag to a block quote in a more or less identical manner as one would with a displayed question. Ideally, I would also be able to use \label and \eqref (or \ref) as if ...
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\mkbibquote does not close quotation marks if immediately followed by colon

The following biblatex record (embedded within a minimal LaTeX example): \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @article{test1, Author = {Craft, Robert}, Title = {Stravinsky at His ...
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Customizing style of formal block quote in csquotes?

The MWE below: % pdflatex test.tex; biber test; pdflatex test.tex; pdflatex test.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[autostyle=tryonce,autopunct=true]{csquotes} \usepackage[% style=ieee, ...
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How to use \guilsinglleft and \guilsinglright in csquotes

I was reading Jan Tschichold's The Form of the Book and he suggest to use ‹ [\guilsinglleft] and › [\guilsinglright] instead of « » for the outer quotation mark. So, I wonder how to do it, provided ...
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Automatically enclose \glt line from gb4e in \enquote{}

How can I automatically enclose the \glt (\trans) line in gb4e's interlinear glosses in context-aware quotation marks with \enquote{} from csquotes? \documentclass{article} ...
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package csquote edit enquote to get single quote

I am using the package csquotes: \usepackage{csquotes} When I'm using \enquote{my text here}, I get double quote. How can I get singlequote instead by using \enquote{} ?
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No support for American-style punctuation in csquotes?

I was under the impression that csquotes provides support for American-style punctuation, whereby a punctuation mark adjacent to a closing quotation mark is moved inside, not outside, the quotation ...
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Line spacing for blockquotes in csquotes

I would like to have a single line spacing for my blockquotes set with csquotes. After the blockquote I would like to switch back to the normal spacing I set with the setspace package. I tried the ...