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When is it a good idea to use italics and bold? I suspect there is no right or wrong answer, just personal opinion. I use Italics to show someones thoughts and bold for radio and sometimes phone conversations. I once read a book where several chapters (told in flashbacks and dreams) were in Italics but it strained my eyes. When do you use Italics and bold?