Thinking of saying “I do,” but not sure if your fiancee or fiance’s AP style knowledge is up to snuff?
Perhaps you’re an events marketer with a long list of wedding descriptions to write and you’re still not sure whether to use an accent mark in fiancee.
Insights from a recent #APStyleChat might help, starting with:
For couples engaged to be married, it’s fiance for a man, fiancee for a woman, with no accent mark. #APStyleChat
— AP Stylebook (@APStylebook) April 20, 2016
Here are additional highlights from the chat, led by Associated Press editor Julie Rubin—and what certain PR pros might find intriguing:
What to call whom
If you’re pitching a feature story to editors at Modern Bride, note: