Q. What are quotation marks?
A. Quotation marks are double inverted commas used to offset a quotation or spotlight a word in a sentence
Q, How do I punctuate using quotation marks?
A. Commas and periods always go inside quotation marks.
Exclamation points and question marks go inside the quotation marks depending on whether or not they apply to the quoted portion.
Q. What are sneer quotes?
A. Sneer quotes are used to offset a word ironically—often with a sarcastic intention
Fun fact: Inch marks are straight quotation marks. However, curly quotes (“ ” as opposed to " ") created in some fonts, are not inch marks