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There are several accepted methods for citing references when writing. Two of the most commonly used styles are the Modern Language Association style and the American Psychological Association style. More »

Use the context in which the poem occurs to cite the poem, or poetry, correctly. For example, to cite a poem appearing in a book chapter, use the Modern Language Association style chapter of a book form to cite the poem. More »

How a writer should cite a dictionary used as a reference in a paper depends on which formatting style the writer is using. Both Modern Language Association, or MLA, and American Psychological Association, or APA, which ... More »

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Citation methods vary depending on the style guide that the paper is following; however, every quote in a paper should include an in-text reference that shows the quote's source. Colleges typically require students to us... More »

Some methods to improve spelling skills include reading, writing and making note of troublesome words. These practices can help improve spelling without the need to memorize or study words. More »

MLA, or Modern Language Association, style requires parenthetical citation, which means the source information is included in parentheses at the end of the quote or paraphrase. The information included in the parentheses... More »

Use the context in which the poem occurs to cite the poem, or poetry, correctly. For example, to cite a poem appearing in a book chapter, use the Modern Language Association style chapter of a book form to cite the poem. More »