THE HIT AND RUN QUOTE
Many students do hit and run quoting and dont give the reason for quoting a source. You can
also think of this as the lonely quote.
Always incorporate quotes into the rest of the writing. Heres an example of what n
Writing Introductions 1
Accept or reject and explain why.
Foods with high fiber content are very important for your diet.
2. Its not how you start; its how you finish.
3. Social historians agree that the American Dream
VERBS for analysis
As I mentioned in class on Tuesday, the best writing comes from the verbs, not the nouns, nor the adjectives. Your
verbs do work for you. Often, the "to be" verb weakens writing, as in the example below:
The play is saying that Uncle Pe
The Colon and Semi-Colon
Used to separate two sentences
Or In making lists, as with the example belowwhen one or more of the items in the series has
Including the following: xxxxx; xxxxx; xxxxx.
Works well with however, as in this exam