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Editing per a research citation style: APA (American Psychological Association)

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Editing a manuscript in accordance with a specific research convention style such as APA or MLA can be quite cumbersome, time-consuming, and, at times, frustrating. There are a number of things that must be taking into consideration if someone is writing an important piece of academic writing. An error of the style can, mind you, drive your professor angry who ... Read More »

Solution to APA Exercise

Season’s greetings! I would like to thank our readers for their positive words about the previous posts on APA style and the contribution the APA Exercise hand out has made to their understanding. It is owing to their requests that we now share with you the solution hand out for the same activity sheet. Click to download it: Paraphrasing ExerciseSOLUTION Please note ... Read More »

Paraphrasing EXERCISE – APA style

Paraphrasing EXERCISE – APA style  In the last post, three extremely important APA Style norms were discussed with SPECIAL reference to paraphrasing your content. The purpose of the last post was not just to discuss effective paraphrasing but also to teach the reader with original and practical examples under each area. The three areas covered (besides other important elements) were: ... Read More »

Paraphrasing Examples for APA (6th Edition) Citation Style

In this post, we will cover major examples of research paraphrasing within APA Citation Style 6th (and latest) Edition. When it comes to APA (American Psychological Association) Style, it should be understood that APA offers all-inclusive citation and formatting guidelines that cover the A to Z of research publications that range from publishing a term paper to a PhD dissertation. ... Read More »

Adding flavor to your paraphrasing activity

In this post, I would discuss some more examples of what can be good and poor paraphrasing. The post is a continuation of the previous post on the same topic. This post adds more examples to the previous topic. It also discusses a few more dimensions of paraphrasing by discussing Good and Poor examples side by side and then offering ... Read More »