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The following is a list of the most often-used special characters and accent marks. The following is the list of the key combinations for just about every accent you might need.

special characters

“ ” ‘ ’ ’ – — … • fi fl © ™ ® ° ¢ € ⁄ ¡ ¿ £ ç Ç

opening double quote: option + [ key closing double quote: option + shift + [ key opening single quote: option + ] key closing single quote: option + shift + ] key apostrophe: option + shift + ] key en dash: option + hyphen key em dash: option + shift +hyphen key ellipsis: option + ; key bullet: option + 8 key ligature of f and i: option + shift + 5 key ligature of f and l: option + shift + 6 key copyright symbol: option + g key trademark symbol: option + 2 key reserved symbol: option + r key degree symbol: option + shift + 8 key cent symbol: option + $ key euro symbol: option + shift + 2 key fraction bar: option + shift + 1 key inverted exclamation: option + 1 key inverted question: option + shift + ? key pounds currency symbol: option + 3 key latin script symbol: option + c key latin script symbol: option + shift + c key

Remember, to set an accent mark over a letter, press the option key and the letter, then press the letter you want under it. ´ ` ¨ ˜ ˆ

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option + e key option + ~ key option + u key option + n key option + i key

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