This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: author’s full name , the title of the text, and the thesis statement. Note that this thesis may not fully coincide with the author’s (if his or hers is not correct). In other words, this is the only place where you are not necessarily re-stating ideas but interpreting the piece. After the first use of the author’s full name, use his/her last name or a pronoun.- 3 - Use present tense throughout. If some ideas are difficult to paraphrase, quote them. If the passage is long enough (i.e. more than one page), cite in parenthesis the page # Respect the order of appearance in the original Revise for content (accuracy of ideas) Edit means revising for form (grammar, transitions, spelling) DO NOT … • Add your own ideas • Comment on any of them • Evaluate them • Interpret them...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Kimmet during the Spring '07 term at George Mason.
- Spring '07