Essay Writing
Quote Integration
Citations
Thesis Statements
Grammar
100

What word should be avoided in the following sentence:

Anant wants to do stuff over the weekend.

stuff

100

Integrating quotes means to...

to weave the author’s words into your own sentences to prove that what you’re arguing is true.

100

What is the first blank?


To put a citation for a quote, put (________, ________) after the quote.

Author name

100

True/False

The thesis is the first sentence in the introduction

False

100

The subject-verb agreement rules apply to all personal pronouns except _ and ___, which, although SINGULAR, require PLURAL forms of verbs.

I and you

200

What is the minimum amount of evidence you should have when supporting a claim?

3

200

Do you use brackets to change an existing word?

Yes
200

What is the second blank?


To put a citation for a quote, put (________, ________) after the quote.

Page Number
200

How many supporting reasons should a thesis have?

2-3

200

If handwritten, ________ titles of long works

underline
300

True/False

A topic sentence is the last sentence of a paragraph

False

300

True/False

DO NOT use ellipses to indicate that some of the material is missing.

False

300

What is the first thing that you write when you cite someone else work?

The Authors name

300

Should a thesis be vague?

No

300

The perfect tense...

Allows action to continue over time

400

What is one thing to think about when choosing for the right word?

What do you really mean to say?

 Or 

What do you want your reader to take away from your writing? 

Or

How will your words strengthen and support your arguments and analysis?

400

Is it ok if you insert a quote in the middle of a sentence?

Yes

400

Is the publication date relevant to the citation?

Yes

400

Should it reveal the position you are taking in an arguement?

Yes

400

_________ are words which begin prepositional phrases.

Prepositions

500

You don't want supporting details to be ______ because those types of details do not support the arguement

Vague

500


What does not belong here?

Do NOT put ellipses IN FRONT of a quotation, even if the front is missing.

Do NOT put ellipses AT THE END of a quotation, even if the back is missing.

DO NOT put ellipses in any of your writing

DO NOT use ellipses if you are just tired of copying the quote. 

DO NOT put ellipses in any of your writing

500

Is location relevant to the citation?

Yes

500

A thesis must present a _______, definitive argument that you will prove. 

clear

500

A singular pronoun must replace a singular noun; a plural pronoun must replace a _____ noun. 

plural

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