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Summary Paraphrase Quote_1 - The wisdom of the wise and the...

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“The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.” ---Benjamin Disraeli
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Using Sources: Summarizing, Quoting, and Paraphrasing
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Where will you use these skills? Summarizing, paraphrasing, and quoting?
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Everywhere, the Rest of your Life College papers Memos Oral Presentations Proposals Reports, such as analytical reports done on the job
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Good Summaries Isolate main points of a source Condense material--cut out redundancies, details of examples, and unnecessary details Convey essential message of source in as few words as possible Read well on their own
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Note that the summary: Is thorough with the essential message Credits the source of the information Should be framed carefully so readers know where the summary begins and where it ends. Author is usually named at beginning Very little, if any, is quoted Textual citation of page number(s) is given at end of the summary
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Characteristics of Good Paraphrasing Credits the source of the material by using framing Makes a precise restatement of a passage (not usually a whole piece) from a source Is used more often than quotations
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