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When using the MLA guideline and quoting a text, if you are introducing any modifications into the quotation, mark the same by placing square brackets [ ] at the appropriate spot. For example (adapted from here) Original quotation: "Reading is also a process and it also changes you." 1) Margaret Atwood wants her readers to realize that ...


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This (pdf guide by Austin Peay State University) states the following about citing the same source multiple time in the same paragraph: When citing a source the first time, use the author’s name(s) unless the name is used as part of the sentence that introduces the source’s text. Example: The expert of writing claims, “MLA Style of formatting is ...


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That would be a nice scenario to use ibid., but sadly that's discouraged in MLA. I'm surprised that you can omit them in APA, but so what. Be aware why marking the citations is needed: to distinguish your ideas from the ones you borrowed. So if the paragraph includes your sentences embedded with in-text citations, you should mark each sentence ...


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You can cite it just as you would any other online video: Author. "Title of Web Page." Title of the Site. Editor. Date and/or Version Number. Name of Sponsoring Institution. Date of Access <URL>. Or, you may choose to cite it as a film or video recording and put the emphasis on the performer: Last, First Name, their participation. Title. ...


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The usual approach is to write both the citation (marked up either with quotes or italics) and its reference with the natural flow, making them visually distinct but semantically following the flow of text seamlessly: As the DK-Handbook recommends, you need to give readers information about the source. How exactly you present the source depends on how ...



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