Käännettävä sana (suomeksi tai englanniksi):
- A single quotation mark, ('). This is often used for a quote within a quote, as in ''"Tom said 'What?'"''
- A punctuation mark to indicate that the text is a semi-quote, i.e. a close paraphrase that uses some of the author's original words.
- A phrase that is a close paraphrase that uses some of the authors original words. For instance: ''«A fanatic is someone who will not change his mind or the subject of discussion,» according to Winston Churchill.'' (Academic usage.)
- To make a close paraphrase of a quotation, using some of its words.