quotes within html attribute

how does the browser know which quote ends the attribute value?
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Jochem19d ago
one opens, the next closes I think the ones inside that highlight are probably not actual double quotes but the fancy opposing quotationmarks or something, but it's impossible to tell from a screenshot
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reddogg47619d ago
it uses a lexer, parsing the DOM's HTML string/body/elements/attributes/strings
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reddogg47619d ago
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