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[[Image:Attention.png]] Status: there is no guideline for Vietnamese capitalization and punctuation, all there is is two contradictory proposals: [[User:Foolip/Capitalization_Standard_Vietnamese]] and [[jesus2099/Capitalization_Standard_Vietnamese]]. Please [[Talk:Capitalization Standard Vietnamese|discuss]]!
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This page outlines the capitalization rules for the '''Vietnamese''' language. It forms part of the [[MusicBrainz]] [[Capitalization Standard|CapitalizationStandard]].
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==Bằng tiếng Việt==
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''Xin bạn viết bài này bằng tiếng Việt.''
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==In English==
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* Do not capitalize any word except for:
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** the first letter of the text
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** the first letter of a sentence after . ! ? / :
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** the first letter of proper and geographical names (persons, cities, nations, etc.)
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===Punctuation===
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Like in English, do not include any space before punctuation, including but not limited to ? ! ; : . , ...
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([[Capitalization Standard French#Punctuation|French punctuation style]] can occasionally be found in printed Vietnamese, but rarely in digital form. In MusicBrainz, this style should ''not'' be applied.)
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==Examples==
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* Em còn nhớ hay em đã quên?
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* Nhớ về Hà Nội
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* Hà Nội café ơi!
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* Liên khúc: Đêm cuối / Giận hờn
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[[Category:Style]] [[Category:Official Style]]

Revision as of 22:50, 5 January 2010

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Status: This is an official style guideline.

This page outlines the capitalization rules for the Vietnamese language. It forms part of the MusicBrainz CapitalizationStandard.

Bằng tiếng Việt

Xin bạn viết bài này bằng tiếng Việt.

In English

  • Do not capitalize any word except for:
    • the first letter of the text
    • the first letter of a sentence after . ! ? / :
    • the first letter of proper and geographical names (persons, cities, nations, etc.)

Punctuation

Like in English, do not include any space before punctuation, including but not limited to ? ! ; : . , ... (French punctuation style can occasionally be found in printed Vietnamese, but rarely in digital form. In MusicBrainz, this style should not be applied.)

Examples

  • Em còn nhớ hay em đã quên?
  • Nhớ về Hà Nội
  • Hà Nội café ơi!
  • Liên khúc: Đêm cuối / Giận hờn