-Single quotation marks around dialogue & titles, with double q.m.’s inside–reversal of normal order.
-Such capitalized common nouns and verb phrases as Substance, Disease, Come In, Inner Infant, etc.
-Neologisms, catachreses, solecisms, and non-standard syntax in sectons concerning the characters Minty, Marathe, Antitoi, Krause, Pemulis, Steeply, Lezn, Orin Incandenza, Mario Incandenza, Fortier, Foltz, J.O. Incandenza Sr., Schtitt, Gompert.
-Multiple conjuctions at the start of independent clauses.
-Commas before prepositions at the end of sentences.
-Hyphens to form compound nouns.
-Sentence-fragments following exceptionally long sentences.
-Inconsistent paragraphing, with some extremely long paragraphs.”
Every Love Story is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace, D.T. Max, Granta Books, 2012.