Paraphrasing Handout - Paraphrasing Handout Task: Please...

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Paraphrasing Handout Task: Please complete individually in class today and upload it to your dropbox. Title this doc: Paraphrasing Handout. 1. Explain what paraphrasing is in your own words. Paraphrasing is a citation method, which enables the author to rewrite paragraphs or sentences of others and use it to explain his or her issue. Paraphrasing should present original position and details but can be written in author’s own words. 2. What are some of the purposes of paraphrasing? (Provide at least 2 and be specific). To take advantage of achievement what other researchers have already achieved. To give readers the sources of data used in article. 3. Describe at least two methods or strategies that you can use when you paraphrase. Chunking method: to classify each main idea of original paragraphs and list them all. Synonym method: to subtract the main idea of the original paragraphs and only use parts needed.
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