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Questions tagged [csquotes]

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

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Workaround for tabularx inside environment when using csquotes

I need an environment that presents data in a table. The number of right-most columns shall be adjusted at compile-time, and the first column is dynamic width. For this reason I am using \usepackage{...
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Mark unbalanced quotes in csquote

I'm using csquotes to type plain quotes using \MakeOuterQuotes. Whenever it encounters an unbalanced quote it throws an error message (rightly so!) \documentclass{article} \usepackage[autostyle=...
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csquotes — How to customize/change blockquote features — indentation, fontsize, linewidth

Quotation requirements can be very variable and I've not found a way to adapt the csquotes standard for my puropse. For a thesis/paper it is required to fulfill following blockquotation standards: ...
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Italic correction in own quote commands from csquotes

I'm using the csquotes package and defined (with the help of this forum) three additional quotation commands for quoting ancient sources. However, the italics correction seems to be missing. It's ...
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fnpct autocite causes whitespace problems with csquotes blockcquote

In the following example, using fnpct for the biblatex autocite command causes unwanted whitespace when a period occurs directly after the the quote. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{...
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\Cite equivalent for \textcquote

edit: on request of the immer polite and very helpful @mico Author names should always start with a capital letter, My university requires names in citation call-outs to always start with a capital ...
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Quotations in math mode using \enquote command from csquotes package

I'm using the \enquote command from the csquotes package for setting quotes. When I invoke quotations inside math mode, either by hand ``<some math>'' or by enquote \enquote{<some math>...
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Make " an active quote while including subfiles with spaces in their path

I'm preparing a book. There is a requirement that the individual sections are available as separate files, so I'm using the subfile package. I would really like to keep the ability to name my TeX ...
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Creating own block environment in csquotes

I'm trying to create my own blockquote environment in csquotes. The \blockquoteQ command should behave like the normal \blockquote command but instead of typesetting the text upright and in quotation ...
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Get Emacs' electric quote mode to work with AUCTeX and BibTeX mode

I've grown fond of electric-quote-mode in Emacs as a convenient way to get curved quotes in my documents. However, I can't seem to get it to work with either AUCTeX or BibTeX mode. I'm aware AUCTeX ...
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Quotation marks based on langid with biblatex

I use biblatex with the csquotes and the babel package. Sometimes words in titles are set in qoutation marks. Normally I use \enquote for quotation marks. I want the style of the quotation marks in ...
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\blockquote customization

For a group-project I am looking for an intuitive way to enter quotes into a document. I used this \newlength{\cmfapaparindent} %neue Länge 'cmfapaparindent' \setlength{\cmfapaparindent}{0.75cm}%...
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How to write text after a csquote-blockquote?

Consider this MWE \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[english]{babel} \renewcommand\mkblockquote[4]{\leavevmode\llap{\textooquote}#1#2\textcoquote#4#3‌} \begin{document} Text ...
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Quotes in PDF bookmarks when using polyglossia

I am creating a multilingual document, using polyglossia. I would like to include quoted text in a section title, using csquotes, and I would also like to have a PDF bookmark tree in the final file, ...
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how do I use quote or quotation in traditionalTeX

I am trying to use \begin{quote} in traditional TeX and was wondering how this works. I have not been able to find an answer to it. Any suggestions are very welcome.
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Punctuation and text decoration - 'csquotes' not compatible with 'ulem' or 'soul'

I'm using TeX for a long time now, but I'm currently struggling integrating some features for my daily use. To be more precise: I'm intending to use features like text highlighting (yellow markup), ...
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How to tell csquotes to italicize quotes in blockquote?

I am using csquotes for adding quotations in my thesis and I need to italicize (make cursive) both the in-text quotes (short quotes) and the paragraph quotes (long quotes separated into indented ...
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Lyx can't find csquotes in TeXLive 2018, but I can

I have many lyx docs that use csquotes. \usepackage{csquotes} They worked fine with TeXLive 2017, but since upgrading to TeXLive 2018, I get the following error at load time: TeX Live Utility set ...
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Duplicated entry from blockquotes and octavo class

The following code generates a duplicated entry in glossary, even though it is defined just once. It is not necessary to run makeindex. Just pdflatex twice. The package csquotes was used. The ...
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File ended while scanning use of \enquote when I load my bibliography

There is something wrong with my bibliography which I cannot resolve. Below the error log and I paste my .bib file. Thanks for help. ! File ended while scanning use of \enquote. <inserted text>...
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macro to produce special quote marks (e.g. /word/) [closed]

I have a large text (> 300 pages) to edit in which words are often used as "word x" and not with their regular meaning. It is customary to mark such uses (often with ordinary quote marks or with /word/...
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displayquote environment question

I haven't found a proper thread in forum, nor fully understand directions in the csquote package manual. How can I make some text stay in the left side as a "prequote", while the rest of it would ...
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Quotes face the wrong way with xepersian and csquotes

When I try to use csquotes along with xepersian, the quotation marks come out facing the wrong way (for right-to-left text). \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{xepersian} \settextfont{XB Niloofar} \...
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Cyrillic font: Cursiva and single Guillemets

I am currently preparing a paper, which makes heavy use of Cyrillic fonts in footnotes. Now I encountered two problems: First, the actual font doesn't make use of Italics, although – as Microsoft ...
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glossaries and csquotes: how to use autoquotes in gls description?

I am trying to get csquotes's \MakeAutoQuote to work with glossaries - no luck so far. The defined autoquotes are simply not active anymore by the time the description is read. Here is the MWE: \...
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How can I fix active quote mark characters on update to TL 2018? [duplicate]

MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{csquotes} \MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’} \MakeAutoQuote*{“}{”} \begin{document} Hylo \end{document} This code works fine with pdfLaTeX ...
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Formatting - \citetitle - dutch quotation style

In Dutch, we quote ``like this'' I usepackage{biblatex} which does autoquoting. When I \citetitle, I get „Title” but I need ``Title'' Who can help me hack \citetitle so the title becomes italic ...
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Spurious space for \path if in \enquote's argument in case of obeyspaces option

The following MCE points out a spurious space for url's \path if it is an argument of csquotes' \enquote in case of url's obeyspaces option. Do you know what's going on? \documentclass{article} \...
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csquotes error (MakeAutoQuote)

After the last update of TeXLive 2018 (pretest) I get an error with csquotes' macro MakeAutoQuote: \setcounter{errorcontextlines}{100} \listfiles \documentclass[fontsize=11pt,paper=a4,pagesize,...
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Remove only right indent when using displayquote and csquotes

Problem: Removing right indent when using displayquote in csquotes. Minimal Working Example (MWE): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage{csquotes} \renewcommand*\...
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Multi column block quote

I would like to quote from interview transcripts with multiple speakers. I want these quotes to be displayed in a single-spaced block quote format but I would like both the abbreviations of the ...
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Question marks appear around citation title [duplicate]

I have an issue with citation format. For some unknown reason I get question marks around the title in bibliography section. Here is an example: [6] Thorsten Joachims. ?Text Categorization with ...
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Unbalanced quotes with csquotes (by design, not by mistake)

I'm trying to get the hang of csquotes and found a situation that I'm not being able to work around. Suppose the following scenario. In citing an author in a long blockquote this author, in turn, ...
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Specify citation style in footnotes (point at the end of the citation)

I'm trying to modify the style of citations in footnotes, specifically adding a point at the end of the citation. I use the biblatex-chicago package for my bibliography and here is a MWE of my ...
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Biblatex-Chicago and non-US quotation style?

I'm using biblatex-chicago as my referencing system as its fairly common in history-related fields and it has all the features I need (notes style rather than author-date, shorthands, etc.). However, ...
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Bad space before quote (due to line spacing)

I use csquotes for dealing with my quotes. Unfortunately I use different line spacing in the text (1.5) and in the quote (1.). The result is a too large space before the quote. Is there any ...
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Conflict for quotation mark spaces (csquotes, biblatex and polyglossia)

I am currently using the correction proposed on this discussion for adjusting space when french quotation marks are used. It works fine until I used also biblatex. Biblatex does not seem to use the ...
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BibLaTeX langid with autolang=hyphen makes csquotes use localized quotation marks

autolang=hyphen: Enclose the entry in a hyphenrules environment. This will load hyphenation patterns for the language specified in the hyphenation field of the entry, if available. (biblatex ...
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Spacing in unusual `csquotes` style

I am currently transcribing and editing some old letters by an ancestor. In some letters he used quotation marks for quotes or titles (books, poems, songs etc.), but occasionally he forgot to set a ...
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Bad quotation mark with two languages

I use csquotes for dealing with quotation in a multilanguage document. I tried to use the \hyphenquote for quoting a german text. In my case I obtain nested quotes but with two different language. I ...
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Bad space when using footnote with csquotes

I use csquotes for quotation and I want to use \hyphenblockquote with a footnote at the end of the quotation. Currently I observe a very weird withespace after the quotation. Do you any idea to how I ...
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Best way to quote translated text and add original text, references in footnote

I use currently the csquotes package for quoting a translated text in the main text of my document. I want also to add original text, original reference and reference of the translation in the ...
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Bad space in quotation with csquotes and polyglossia

I use xelatex processing command and I want to obtain a specific result using the \enquote or \textquote commands of the csquotes package. The main language of my document is french and I must obtain ...
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Why is a single inline French quote with csquotes causing all the following punctuation to have extra spacing? [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to LaTeX, so take it easy on me. 🤣 I'm trying to include a (single) French phrase in a (short, simple) document — and I want to get it right, more as a learning exercise, than because ...
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csquotes doesn't interact with polyglossia

According to the csquotes package, "the style of all quotation marks will be adapted to the current language" if babel or polyglossia is loaded. For English the default style is quotes, and for ...
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How can I use these quotes '' '' in latex? [duplicate]

Why if for example I use this: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{% letterpaper, % a4paper left= 40 mm, ...
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csquotes: wrong kerning?

I found that with enquote in the csquotes package, the closing double quote is too close to the last letter: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{csquotes} \begin{document} \noindent \enquote{nature ...
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How to use csquotes foreignquotes with RTL languages?

I'm having trouble getting csquotes foreign quotes to work neatly with RTL languages (in my case Hebrew). Am I doing something wrong or is there a bug somewhere? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Add space between text and quotation in parskip

I started writing my papre in the thesis class, with the parskip package. I've found a problem in spacing paragraphs: I want a very small space (still not 0 points) between main text paragraphs, but I ...
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csquotes and biblatex warning No style for language 'bahasai' and Language 'bahasai' not supported [duplicate]

my tex: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{setspace} \onehalfspacing \usepackage[ left=3cm, headheight=33pt, top=3cm, right=2cm, bottom=2cm, includehead, includefoot, ...