# [NTG-context] Quotation marks

Alan Braslau braslau.list at comcast.net
Fri Jul 19 18:21:56 CEST 2019

```On Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:54:08 +0300
Dmitry Starostin <starostin.dmitry at gmail.com> wrote:

> I understand it might have been deliberately and for various reasons,
> but ConTeXt has no analogue for {``} and {''} for quotes. \quotation
> is a replacement, but it is awkward if you write a draft in ConTeXt
> and make the final variant in pdfLatex. Is there a ready solution for
> the quotation marks as marked out in the text? Or one needs to write
> his own macro for this?

Write a macro in pdfLatex.

(You can always use utf-8:
“”
«  »
„“
etc. as appropriate)

Alan
```