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HTML5 (CR) has an own section about conversations (e.g., for "dialogues in screenplays"). They recommend to use p and punctuation span/b for the speaker name (if a hook is needed for styling purposes) (but see my comment below regarding cite) i for stage directions Simple example: <p><span>Alice</span>: How are you?</p> ...


For your specific situation, I would recommend: Using a th element for the speaker name, as that makes more sense in the table context. Wrapping the spoken content in a blockquote element. For example, <td><blockquote>What they said.</blockquote></td> However I feel like there must be a way to achieve the design you want using the ...

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