Placement of full stop

Reply Tue 5 Nov, 2019 12:58 pm
In his speech, DPM Heng listed the issues at the centre of the AHTC case. He said that WP had “appointed their friends to manage the Town Council, at a higher cost than the previous managing agent” causing AHTC to incur “deficits of up to S$2 million by the third year.”

Should the full stop after "year" be outside the closed inverted commas in British English?

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Reply Tue 5 Nov, 2019 03:21 pm
Yes. Also, traditionally, British style uses single quotes where American style would use double, and vice versa.
Reply Tue 5 Nov, 2019 04:41 pm
Many thanks, InfraBlue.
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