how do you cite the title of a movie?
how do you cite the title of a novel?
how do you cite the title of a short story?
how would you cite the title of a religious book (i.e. the Bible)?
it is appropriate to use a hyphen when listing two nouns that are coequally describing a person? for example: (teacher, lawyer)
what should you do when you first mention an author
use their full name, first and last
how is it different using their name after you first mention them?
after you just use their last name
do you use an apostrophe before the s when you pluralize an abbreviation (such as DVD)
what do you use when you cut out parts of a quotation?
an ellipsis (...)
according to MLA, what is the primary purpose of using punctuation
to make it clear and readable
How many pages of the Handbook are devoted to proper comma usage? WHY?
There are 6 pages. It tells us it's important to use commas.
What are the only two reasons to use a semicolon?
If you have a list with commas in it; and to join two independent clauses.
what does APA style focus on?
APA focuses on formatting and citations (includes date); the way citations are done.
what size font should you use in a research essay
what side should the margin be justified to?
can you print the essay double-sided?
what color paper is the only one permissible
is there a title page?
in what order should the info in the heading be in?
name, teacher, class, date
how should the date look like
16 January 2012
do teacher like research essays in plastic covers?
what are the three types of note taking?
summary, paraphrasing, quotations