- <said>: Use to indicate passages thought or spoken aloud
<said>is used, the who attribute is required. To facilitate the use of the who attribute, be sure you first record the
person in the TEI Header following the instructions under the prosopography section. This will generate a pick list for the who attribute (to minimize errors and ensure consistency).
- <foreign>: A word or phrase is in quotation marks, italisized or set apart in some way because it not the predominant language used in the text.
- Attempt to identify the language using the "xml:lang" attribute and a two-letter (as opposed to the three-letter) code according to the ISO 639 standard. See example below.
- <distinct>: A word or phrase is in quotes or set apart in some way because it is linguistically distinct such as slang or regional dialect.