posted by Al .
Should I use a comma after story and after the question mark as shown below?
“Have you ever read the story, ‘The Tell-Tale Heart’ by Edgar Allan Poe?,” Dave asked.
And, should I use a comma after say and after the question as shown below?
“Did the professor say, ‘Put down your pencils’?,” Janice asked.
No commas after question marks.
You DO need a comma after Heart and before the quotation mark in #1.