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     Must      have a nose for news
     Must      be able to tell the truth
     Must      not be afraid of people
     Must      be able to finish articles on time
     Must      be knowledgeable in style
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     It is a distinctive form or a way of doing
      something.
     In journalism, it refers to the fact that
      every time a certain term appears in a
      newspaper, they are spelled the same
      way.
     It also covers the use of abbreviations,
      titles, punctuations and how time is
      mentioned.
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     July 16, 2012
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     Thenumbers 1 – 9 are written in words
     while the numbers 10 and above are
     written in figures.
    Example:
         nine students
         13 children
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    EXCEPTIONS:
      dates, address: always in figures.
      proper nouns: may be written in
       figures/words
      beginning of sentence: always in words
      events: 1st – 9th is allowed
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     Here  in the Philippines, American English
      is used, not British English.
    Ex: color, not colour
     If a word has more than one accepted
      spelling, the shortest one is preferred.
    Ex: judgment, instead of judgement
         enrolment, instead of enrollment
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     The first letter of the sentence is always
      capitalized.
     Proper nouns are capitalized, common
      nouns are not.
    Ex: singer
          Regine Velasquez
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     Small  letters are usually used for title or
      position.
    Ex: Dr. Noemi Villanueva, the president of
      GJC, delivered the opening remarks.
     Titles are capitalized when they appear
      right before a name:
    Ex: President Noemi Villanueva, Ph.D.
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     Spellout Dept., gov’t, and other
      abbreviations.
     The abbreviations Jr. and Sr. are allowed
      in names.
     Remember:
    Engr. Emmanuel Delgado;
          Engineer Delgado
    12 Dimagiba St.; Dimagiba Street
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    A title or position of a person may be
     abbreviated if it appears before the name
     but not if simply used in the sentence:
    Ex: Sen. Recto filed another taxation bill
     yesterday.
          The senator filed another taxation
     bill yesterday.
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     Acronyms   are usually written in capital
     letters.
    Example:
         GJC
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     When  an acronym appears for the first
     time in a news story, it is written after its
     meaning and it is enclosed in
     parentheses.
    Ex: University of the Philippines (UP)
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     The  first sentence of a paragraph is
      indented.
     In news stories, the rule is one paragraph,
      one sentence only.
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    Check for errors in:
     Tenses of Verbs
     Subject-Verb Agreement
     Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement
      (agreement in gender and number)
     Articles (a, an, the)
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      Remember:   he said and not said he;
          Aquino said and not said Aquino
     Remember: three-day training and not
     three-days training.
          Trained for three days and not
     trained for three-day.
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     It is used at the end of declarative and
      imperative sentences.
     It is used in abbreviations such as p.m.,
      a.m., Jr., Sr., Pres., Sen., Rep., Gov.,
      Gen., Capt., Dr., Fr., Atty., Corp., and
      Inc.
     Acronyms of schools, organizations and
      offices do not need periods.
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    Use commas:
     to separate the month and day from the
      year.
     to separate the street, barangay, town
      and province in an address
     to separate facts.
    Ex: Jolas Burayag, 17, sophomore BSIT
      student
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    Do not use commas:
     to separate the abbreviation Jr., Sr., or III
      from the name.
    Ex: Emmanuel Delgado Jr.
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    Use colons when presenting a series of
     information and use semicolons to
     separate components of the series.
    Ex. Elected officers of the Board of Elders
     are: Dr. Arturo Guina, President; Atty.
     Ferdinand Dumlao, Vice President; Dr.
     Narciso V. Matienzo, Secretary; and Dr.
     Poyen Pini, Treasurer.
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    Use hyphen:
     in most compound nouns
    Ex: editor-in-chief, officer-in-charge
     in fractions
    Ex: two-thirds, three-fourths
     in numerals
    Ex: twenty-two, fifty-nine
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     Quotation  marks are used in direct
      quotations. Indirect quotations do not
      need them.
    Ex. “I forgot it,” he said.
          He said he forgot it.
     Periods and commas are written first
      before closing quotation marks.
    Ex. “Let’s go to SM,” the boy said.
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      Quotation   marks are used to set off titles
       of events, shows, movies, books, etc.
     Ex. We watched “The Titanic.”
      Quotation marks are used to set off an
       alias or nickname.
     Ex. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Junior
           Juan Chua also known as
      “Boy Singkit”
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     Apostrophes  are used in the possessive
      form of the noun.
    Ex. the teacher’s table
          the teachers’ meeting
     In contractions of words
    Ex. I’m (am)
          you’re (you are)
    (Avoid using contractions except when
      quoting sources)
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     Watch  out for jumbled letters, words and
      paragraphs.
     Delete editorializing words/phrases.
    Ex. The very beautiful and intelligent
      principal…
        The cops were right in arresting…
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     Check for redundancies (recurring
     words/phrases/paragraphs, synonymous
     or redundant terms).
    Ex. the concert the concert ended
         at the back of the rear
         advance planning
         asked a question
         repeat again
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    POINTERS:
    5 W’s and 1 H
     Quotations
     Details
     One paragraph, one sentence
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Newspaper style the link campus journalism training-workshop 2012

  • 1. July 16, 2012 GJC Audio-Visual Room
  • 2. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1
  • 3. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Must have a nose for news  Must be able to tell the truth  Must not be afraid of people  Must be able to finish articles on time  Must be knowledgeable in style
  • 4. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  It is a distinctive form or a way of doing something.  In journalism, it refers to the fact that every time a certain term appears in a newspaper, they are spelled the same way.  It also covers the use of abbreviations, titles, punctuations and how time is mentioned.
  • 5. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1
  • 6. Mr. Antonio Delgado July 16, 2012 GJC Audio-Visual Room
  • 7. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Thenumbers 1 – 9 are written in words while the numbers 10 and above are written in figures. Example: nine students 13 children
  • 8. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 EXCEPTIONS:  dates, address: always in figures.  proper nouns: may be written in figures/words  beginning of sentence: always in words  events: 1st – 9th is allowed
  • 9. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Here in the Philippines, American English is used, not British English. Ex: color, not colour  If a word has more than one accepted spelling, the shortest one is preferred. Ex: judgment, instead of judgement enrolment, instead of enrollment
  • 10. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  The first letter of the sentence is always capitalized.  Proper nouns are capitalized, common nouns are not. Ex: singer Regine Velasquez
  • 11. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Small letters are usually used for title or position. Ex: Dr. Noemi Villanueva, the president of GJC, delivered the opening remarks.  Titles are capitalized when they appear right before a name: Ex: President Noemi Villanueva, Ph.D.
  • 12. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Spellout Dept., gov’t, and other abbreviations.  The abbreviations Jr. and Sr. are allowed in names.  Remember: Engr. Emmanuel Delgado; Engineer Delgado 12 Dimagiba St.; Dimagiba Street
  • 13. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 A title or position of a person may be abbreviated if it appears before the name but not if simply used in the sentence: Ex: Sen. Recto filed another taxation bill yesterday. The senator filed another taxation bill yesterday.
  • 14. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Acronyms are usually written in capital letters. Example: GJC
  • 15. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  When an acronym appears for the first time in a news story, it is written after its meaning and it is enclosed in parentheses. Ex: University of the Philippines (UP)
  • 16. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  The first sentence of a paragraph is indented.  In news stories, the rule is one paragraph, one sentence only.
  • 17. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 Check for errors in:  Tenses of Verbs  Subject-Verb Agreement  Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement (agreement in gender and number)  Articles (a, an, the)
  • 18. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 Remember: he said and not said he; Aquino said and not said Aquino Remember: three-day training and not three-days training. Trained for three days and not trained for three-day.
  • 19. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  It is used at the end of declarative and imperative sentences.  It is used in abbreviations such as p.m., a.m., Jr., Sr., Pres., Sen., Rep., Gov., Gen., Capt., Dr., Fr., Atty., Corp., and Inc.  Acronyms of schools, organizations and offices do not need periods.
  • 20. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 Use commas:  to separate the month and day from the year.  to separate the street, barangay, town and province in an address  to separate facts. Ex: Jolas Burayag, 17, sophomore BSIT student
  • 21. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 Do not use commas:  to separate the abbreviation Jr., Sr., or III from the name. Ex: Emmanuel Delgado Jr.
  • 22. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 Use colons when presenting a series of information and use semicolons to separate components of the series. Ex. Elected officers of the Board of Elders are: Dr. Arturo Guina, President; Atty. Ferdinand Dumlao, Vice President; Dr. Narciso V. Matienzo, Secretary; and Dr. Poyen Pini, Treasurer.
  • 23. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 Use hyphen:  in most compound nouns Ex: editor-in-chief, officer-in-charge  in fractions Ex: two-thirds, three-fourths  in numerals Ex: twenty-two, fifty-nine
  • 24. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Quotation marks are used in direct quotations. Indirect quotations do not need them. Ex. “I forgot it,” he said. He said he forgot it.  Periods and commas are written first before closing quotation marks. Ex. “Let’s go to SM,” the boy said.
  • 25. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Quotation marks are used to set off titles of events, shows, movies, books, etc. Ex. We watched “The Titanic.”  Quotation marks are used to set off an alias or nickname. Ex. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Junior Juan Chua also known as “Boy Singkit”
  • 26. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Apostrophes are used in the possessive form of the noun. Ex. the teacher’s table the teachers’ meeting  In contractions of words Ex. I’m (am) you’re (you are) (Avoid using contractions except when quoting sources)
  • 27. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Watch out for jumbled letters, words and paragraphs.  Delete editorializing words/phrases. Ex. The very beautiful and intelligent principal… The cops were right in arresting…
  • 28. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1  Check for redundancies (recurring words/phrases/paragraphs, synonymous or redundant terms). Ex. the concert the concert ended at the back of the rear advance planning asked a question repeat again
  • 29. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1
  • 30. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1
  • 31. The Link July 16, 2012 Vol.1 Issue 1 POINTERS: 5 W’s and 1 H  Quotations  Details  One paragraph, one sentence