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COMMON ERRORS (NOV 18, 2010) ARTICLE TITLES should be within quotation marks: “The ABC Story” Use LAST NAME of writers in the text: Dong said this. NOT: Lorraine said this. CITATION Format (remember to put the period after the ending parenthesis): o MLA: “Quote” (Dong 197). o APA: “Quote” (Dong, 2010, p. 197). BLOCK long QUOTATIONS: o MLA: If 4 or more lines o APA: If 40 or more words Example:
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Dong said the following: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx. (Dong 197) NOTE: No double quotation marks; no period after the parenthesis. WORKS CITED, REFERENCES, BIBLIOGRAPHY: o HANGING INDENTATION format: Dong, Lorraine. The ABC Story at San Francisco State University
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Unformatted text preview: . San Francisco: Friendly Publishers, 2010. o BOOK REVIEWS: From a newspaper: MLA : Dong, Lorraine. A Title. Rev. of Woman Warrior , by Maxine Hong Kingston. The Newspaper 13 Dec. 1993: 30-31. APA : Dong, L. (1993, December 13). A title [Review of the book Woman Warrior , by Maxine Hong Kingston] . The Newspaper , 30-31. From a journal: MLA : Dong, Lorraine. A Title. Rev. of Woman Warrior , by Maxine Hong Kingston. The Journal 65.2 (1993): 30-31. APA : Dong, L. (1993). A title [Review of the book Woman Warrior , by Maxine Hong Kingston]. The Journal, 65 (2), 30-31. o Ending info for WEB SOURCES: MLA : 17 Nov. 2010. <http.>. APA : . Retrieved November 17, 2010, from http. [NO PERIOD at the end....
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