Quoting in essays wrong Watch
Student life, in partnership with UEA
So in my first 2 essays that I have written at university I used “ instead of ‘ , a website told me that I had done it correctly but will this mark me down despite me still referencing correctly if my punctuation for quoting is incorrect?
It is the convention in the UK (at least in the humanities) to use single quotation marks and only use doubles for a quote within a quote. You ought to listen to the university on this and not a website