With round brackets 

When the parenthetical material is a complete sentence, the first letter of the first word should be capitalised.

Exemple correcte All aspects of the projects submitted will be analysed in detail by the department. (Please bear in mind, however, that the final decision will be in the hands of the research committee.)


If the parenthetical material is enclosed within another sentence it should not begin with a capital or end with a full stop, whether it is a full sentence or not.

Exemple correcte The debate continued (we all knew that this was inevitable) in the bar after the lecture had finished.

Exemple correcte Students should take their application forms to the Language Service (opposite the lift on the third floor).
Darrera actualització: 11-2-2021
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Recommended citation:
«With round brackets» [en línia]. A: Criteris de la Universitat de Barcelona (CUB). Style Guide. Barcelona: Universitat de Barcelona. Serveis Lingüístics. <https://www.ub.edu/cub/criteri.php?id=2999> [consulta: 18 maig 2021].