Using quotation marks

Man I never really thought about these that much but they seem to mean quite a bit. There appear to be a few ways quotation marks can be interpreted.
  1. "The history of York is the history of England". A set of quotes around what is an actual quotation, highlighting that this is something someone else has said.
  2. A person can be easily "blinded by love". These quotes are signalling that the audience should know enough about love to know what this means, thus a more full explanation of the phrase will not be necessary.
  3. The "proper" way to dress is always dictated by fashion magazines. These quotes are signalling that this is what may be commonly thought and is not what I personally think.  

There seems to be a lot that is not common sense in this. This was my first real learning experience from the good study guide and I am looking forward to many more to come.

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