One of the two kinds of letters. Capital letters, also called upper-case letters, are larger than, and often formed differently from, lower-case letters. Capital letters are used at the beginning of a sentence or a proper name and may be used to show respect. Some examples are: “The dog barked,” Daniel, the Lord, and Queen Elizabeth.
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How to use capital letters in a sentence
Gunshots rang out in Paris this morning on a second day of deadly violence that has stunned the French capital.
Gang tattoos are still inked onto his face, like scarlet letters.
But then, I would look at the letters that people have sent.
If the embargo were effective, the Castro brothers would have been doing Love Letters with the Duvaliers years ago.
The mistletoe must have been hanging right across the aisle on Capital Hill.
"Capital, capital," his lordship would remark with great alacrity, when there was no other way of escape.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
As small letters weary the eye most, so also the smallest affairs disturb us most.
When we speak against one capital vice, we ought to speak against its opposite; the middle betwixt both is the point for virtue.
The moon rose on a terrified mob trudging or riding the forty miles of road between Meerut and the Mogul capital.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Letters coming from him from time to time prove that he was alive and well at least until three months ago.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini