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What Are the Special Characters You Need to Escape in Double-Quoted Stings?

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There are two special characters you need to escape in a double-quote string: the double quote (") and the back slash (). Here is a PHP script example of double-quoted strings:

<?php
echo "Hello world!";
echo "Tom said: "Who's there?"";
echo " represents an operator.";
?>

This script will print:

Hello world!Tom said: "Who's there?" represents an operator.


print "Tom Said:\"Who's there?\"";

We need to escape \"(double quotes) by prefixing it with \ (backslash) like the above code

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