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Unformatted text preview: sources you chose? 8. Are your memo and essay in correct MLA format? 9. Did you save your file using your last name and the name of the assignment? 10. Are you free from contractions? Are you in the correct person? Never ever use second person ("you," "your," "yourself," etc.) in formal writing. 1 Your Last Name Your name Professor Taylor English 101 Date Essay Here Your essay should be double-spaced, in MLA format. For a sample paper, see Hacker, page 153. When you include information from outside sources in your essay, make sure you have in-text documentation and a Works Cited page. See the Hacker section on MLA for more on this. See below for a sample entry included in the Works Cited page and the Hacker section on MLA for more detailed information on using resources. 2 Your Last Name Works Cited Walker, Alice. "Am I Blue?" Motives for Writing . Ed. Robert Keith Miller. New York: McGraw Hill, 2006. 3...
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