<q>

<q> (quoted) contains material which is distinguished from the surrounding text using quotation marks or a similar method, for any one of a variety of reasons including, but not limited to: direct speech or thought, technical terms or jargon, authorial distance, quotations from elsewhere, and passages that are mentioned but not used. [3.3.3. Quotation]
Modulecore
AttributesAttributes att.global (@xml:id, @n, @xml:lang, @xml:base, @xml:space) (att.global.rendition (@rend, @style, @rendition)) (att.global.linking (@corresp, @synch, @sameAs, @copyOf, @next, @prev, @exclude, @select)) (att.global.analytic (@ana)) (att.global.facs (@facs)) (att.global.change (@change)) (att.global.responsibility (@cert, @resp)) (att.global.source (@source)) att.ascribed.directed (@toWhom) (att.ascribed (@who))
type(type) may be used to indicate whether the offset passage is spoken or thought, or to characterize it more finely. Suggested values include: 1] spoken(spoken) ; 2] thought(thought) ; 3] written(written) ; 4] soCalled(so called) ; 5] foreign(foreign) ; 6] distinct(distinct) ; 7] term; 8] emph(emph) ; 9] mentioned(mentioned)
Status Optional
Datatype
Suggested values include:
spoken
(spoken) representation of speech
thought
(thought) representation of thought, e.g. internal monologue
written
(written) quotation from a written source
soCalled
(so called) authorial distance
foreign
(foreign)
distinct
(distinct) linguistically distinct
term
technical term
emph
(emph) rhetorically emphasized
mentioned
(mentioned) refering to itself, not its normal referent
Member of
Contained by
analysis: m w
dictionaries: form
figures: figure
msdescription: origDate
textcrit: lem rdg
transcr: line zone
May contain
Declaration
element q
{
   tei_att.global.attributes,
   tei_att.ascribed.directed.attributes,
   attribute type
   {
      "spoken"
    | "thought"
    | "written"
    | "soCalled"
    | "foreign"
    | "distinct"
    | "term"
    | "emph"
    | "mentioned"
   }?,
   tei_macro.specialPara
}
Example
It is spelled <q>Tübingen</q> — to enter the
letter <q>u</q> with an umlaut hold down the <q>option</q> key and press
<q>0 0 f c</q>
Note

May be used to indicate that a passage is distinguished from the surrounding text for reasons concerning which no claim is made. When used in this manner, q may be thought of as syntactic sugar for hi with a value of rend that indicates the use of such mechanisms as quotation marks.