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English (MLA Citations)
I need to cite Beowulf from The Norton Anthology of English Literature, but I'm not sure how, as the author is unknown. Here's the general format for MLA citations given by my teacher: Authors. Title of Piece. Title of Book. Edition. Vol. Editors’ Names. Page Numbers. City: ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 8:42pm by Beowulf

What is the proper footnote format for an internet source? I don't know many places that require footnotes any more. The usual format is to use in-text parenthetical citations along with a Works Cited page (was called a bibliography). Hold ...
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 8:34pm by Anonymous

English- citing in mla format
i am writing a paper on a novel and i used quotes from the book. when i cite do i need to put (author name page number) every time, or should i do it that way once and then just put (page number)? thanks Be sure to go through various sections...
Monday, February 19, 2007 at 9:47pm by amanda

How do you make a works cited for a book report, seeing as all the citations are from the same source? And I am supposed to do it in MLA style. Does anyone know how? Thanks!
Saturday, January 12, 2008 at 5:37pm by Ginger

LA pls help!!!!!
1. Which of the following is an example of plagiarism? (1 point) A. including a common expression or proverb without using quotation marks B. retelling, in your own words, information from an encyclopedia article C. adding a quotation from an external source without citing the...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 8:53am by sonamy4eva

What is the difference between APA Citation and MLA Citation when you write a bibliography and in paranthetical citations?
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 8:52pm by Jackie

MLA english question
My professor said "2) Be sure to footnote your writing when necessary. Of course you do not have to footnote general information, and the difference is not always to see! If you're in doubt, footnote a whole paragraph, or even one sentence. By the way, you may use endnotes OR ...
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 12:35am by Claire

if my quote is exactly 4 lines do i have to indent it using MLA formatting an citations
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 10:53pm by Kendra

I am having serious trouble with MLA format. Please let me know if these are correct, if you can (I tried to indent): Ashford, Tomeiko. "Test" 27 March 2007 TAB<WEBSITE> Bruno, Daniel. [underlined]The Composition of Everyday Life[underlined]Boston: Thomson Wadsworth, ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at 8:02pm by Aletha

I need help making parenthetical citations within my research paper, crediting sources of information/and or quotation of sources in proper MLA format..can I get some links to help me? Thanks -MC
Monday, March 29, 2010 at 9:37pm by mysterychicken

English (MLA)
In my essay I want to quote a character saying something. And I just want to confirm that this is how I would do this: "'I married him-and he is a good man'" (Ross 180). I just want to know if the three quotations are supposed to be there? I cant find in on any MLA help cites...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 1:35pm by Dawn

I am doing a group project and i have to make the mla heading but i don't know how to do that with multiple names. i have already looked it up on the internet and in my mla format book and it doesn't say how to write it in either. i also want to know how i would make the ...
Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 10:13pm by sally

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
Writeacher, so, if I just change my work cited paged to MLA style and fix the in text citations, it should be right? They both look the same to me, i've looked at all the pages you have given me at least a 100
Friday, June 26, 2009 at 8:06am by Shannon

in-text citations
If I have an internet article, how would I do an MLA in-text citation of the article. There's no page number. Would I just put the author's last name only in parentheses? I've googled it, but I couldn't find anything,
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 8:37pm by jake

Another question regarding works cited in MLA style. I would like to put 2 photos in my work How do I do that? I cannot find anywhere how to put photos in MLA style. Thank you
Friday, December 3, 2010 at 11:58am by tee

Can someone help me with a citation (MLA style)for citing a web-site? I have read several MLA recommendations but am still having trouble. for example: The National Cancer Institue website, a page under Cancer Topics, a page titled Melanoma. I'm not sure what order these go in...
Monday, October 13, 2008 at 8:35pm by Susan

How would i shorten the following citation for subsequent citations in Turabian style? Department of Nineteenth-Century, Modern, and Contemporary Art. "Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890)". In Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000.
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 3:53pm by Anonymous

English MLA Format
I writing an essay on Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. When I use a quote, to put the page number at the end can I just do (37)or do I have to put (Stevenson 37). I have found it both ways on the internet and I don't have my MLA book at home. Thanks
Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 6:04pm by Mike

because the author of the page backed his informatin up with citations. The question is:What if the supporting citations are not authentic?
Sunday, October 12, 2008 at 11:21am by lisa

MLA in-text citations
A professor gave us an assignment based on one of three websites. The website I chose has multiple pages, each with a title, but none of the pages have titles. When citing a fact or quotation from a certain page, should I use the page's title in the in-text citation?
Sunday, October 4, 2009 at 2:05pm by Jenna

Research Paper
can someone tell me what the MLA style is? my textbook is requiring it for my paper but is not explaining it? Here are some MLA websites; the first one is the most thorough and the best: (Broken Link Removed) Please repost if ...
Friday, March 9, 2007 at 7:41pm by Jonathan

Interpretive Argument #1: The Epic of Gilgamesh The Nature of Life in Uruk Thesis: Assess the overall condition of life in Uruk. Supportive points: State the advantages and/or disadvantages of the following in topic sentences: Topic Sentence: Being a god/goddess in Uruk Cite ...
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:11pm by flash monkey

mla format
For mla formatting an essay how do you write and cite a quote from a book? also, is the quote suppose to be in italics? thanks
Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 1:01pm by roger

What is an MLA work cited?
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 8:26pm by Planetearthturnsslowly

more reference citations Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following in the present experiment, (Adams, Jim, and Mills, Jack. 2007, World Publishers).
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:10pm by eid2013

What are the rules on citing? My teacher is requiring a citation for one of my paragraphs that is in the middle of my paper. It is a website. How do I go about citing this? At this website, hold your mouse over CITING SOURCES in the list at ...
Sunday, December 17, 2006 at 10:04pm by Joaquin

APA Citations
where is the best place to find correct APA citations and refs.
Sunday, September 27, 2009 at 11:55am by p

English Research Paper
Here is the information. How do I enter it on my Works Cited page? I have looked and spent over 3 hours. It is an electronic source from Taser International, Inc. The information I am using is under the heading, "Law Enforcement FAQ's." Can someone please help me? If someone ...
Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 4:50pm by Suzi Q

How do you cite an online transcript of an interview in MLA format?
Friday, December 14, 2007 at 10:53pm by Brandon

Hi I'm doing a mla research paper for my college English class. My topic is What is Lupus? I having a difficult time coming up with a thesis for this topic. If anybody has any ideas please respond. Thanks
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 10:32am by Lakeisha

do you have a section on writing a research paper in mla format
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 10:24am by henry

annotative bibliography for sunlink and worldbook online Hold your cursor over the words CITING SOURCES in the left column and then click on Electronic Sources/Internet. Many examples will show up. You will get two examples for each type of ...
Monday, February 19, 2007 at 6:43pm by steve the hippo

There is apparently a new way of writing a bibliography in MLA format. I google searched and I'm not sure which is new and which is old. Could someone provide an example of how I would write the bibliography of a novel? Thank you
Wednesday, November 25, 2009 at 9:27pm by Lena

College English
Does anyone have any good, simply explained sources on how to use the MLA format?
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 10:44am by Marco

MLA Help
Can someone (preferably an english teacher) check my margins? This is the first time I've had to put an essay in true MLA format. He said that he wants the lines double spaced and a margin of 1 inch. However, I don't know whether I'm supposed to put a space between paragraphs ...
Sunday, July 13, 2008 at 4:09pm by Claire

AP English
I know that in MLA format a parenthetical citation has to come right after the quote and before the period, but WHY?
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 9:42pm by Becca

I'm trying to cite a source within my paper, but I can't remember how. I have to use the MLA style.
Friday, December 18, 2009 at 7:18am by Delia

How do I reference a lecture both in text and on the reference page. Also, would an 'an' be used befor the abbreviations LPN and RN? For question 1, according to MLA, reference a lecture as follows: Speaker's Last name, First name and Initial. "Title of the presentation (if ...
Thursday, July 13, 2006 at 3:52pm by cindy

if you summarize some informations from quotes, how do you citing them? can I just cite like this???? summarizing sentence (name page#). In order to cite references correctly, be sure you have a parenthetical citation just like what you indicated PLUS a works cited page at the...
Monday, October 30, 2006 at 8:15pm by Kalli

1. Which of the style guides is most focused on professionals who are writing articles for publication? A.) MLA B.) APA *C.)Chicago Thanks.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 2:43pm by Jack

What citations from the Catcher in the Rye show Holden Caulfield has sympathy toward the less fortunate?
Saturday, November 21, 2009 at 6:22pm by JEFF BOMB

Allied Health Graded Project
My assignment has 8 questions that I need to answer. I've got to include a reference page, and use proper citation in either APA or MLA style. What does proper citation in APA or MLA style mean.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at 4:25pm by Anonymous

I am going to write an article about a semi-famous person. I won't be able to personally interview this person, so all of the information for my article will have to come from other sources. I realize that I will have to give credit to these sources with in-text citations and ...
Friday, February 5, 2010 at 10:14am by Suzette

I'm using in-line citations. A few of my sources have no author. When I write them, should I quote the title (they're articles)? Thanks.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at 4:01pm by Angeline

How would I cite quotes from books like The Hunger Games and Fahrenheit 451 in MLA Format? I have quotes I have to use in a comparison paper about Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury and The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. But The Hunger Games is written in the point of view of ...
Friday, August 19, 2011 at 5:28pm by Sarah

How do you write the lines of a play in MLA format? Would it look like this: “And she in mild terms begg'd my patience, / I then did ask of her her changeling child"
Sunday, March 29, 2009 at 8:33pm by Takada

You are building a bibliography for a researched writing project in a myth and literature class. Should you use MLA style? a.Yes b.No I think B, but I am not sure.
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 9:30pm by Casey

In MLA (version 7), how do cite a textbook in a works cited page? Would it be the same as if you were citing an encyclopedia article or does it have a different citation?
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 7:50pm by Jane

1.In MLA documentation, the citation goes ______ the quotation marks, but ______ the period. a)after; before b)before; after c)in between; before ~ d)in between; after 2.When a writer cites materials used from the Web, it is important to cite the ______ as well. Select all ...
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 2:17pm by hardo

Another MLA referencing question
How are encyclopedias listed in mla format for a bibliography. is it the same as books but with the editor instead of the author's name Thanks. It's a bit different. Go to this site - (Broken Link Removed) - and hold your cursor over CITING SOURCES, then hold the cursor over ...
Thursday, April 26, 2007 at 8:48pm by Jon

hey, i need help citing a poem for my paper. Its a poem published in a book but i found it on a website. which one do i site and how in MLA?
Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 5:32pm by ron

English (MLA)
Lets say you need to put a quote with several sentences into an essay, how (in format) you would you quote this?
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 12:57pm by Andy

English(work cited page)
I am trying to cite an article in Rereading America, but it was written by the editors of the book. I am having a hardtime citing it. Also its suppose to be in MLA format.
Saturday, April 18, 2009 at 2:31am by Lenny

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
Writeacher, thank you for checking it out. I thought MLA would be easier for me since ive been out of school 15 yrs now. I can do either APA or MLA. I guess with the websites ,I still don't understand the differences, some of the sentences were from websites and books, I tried...
Thursday, June 25, 2009 at 1:48pm by Shannon

How do I cite an in- text citation in mla format that has more than 3 authors do I list all the authors and how will this ciation appear in my work cited page
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 10:00pm by kate

when you do a bibliography does the website go on it's own line. Every website shows something different or can you start it at where ever you leave off with the other info. Its MLA.
Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 1:25pm by Sara

I wrote a paper on Beloved, now I am required to do a MLA Documented Research Paper on this topic. I am stuck on how to begin with a Thesis Statement (subject and predicate)
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 1:21pm by Tyler

english (especially for Writeacher)
Lynch, T. (1996). DS9 trials and tribble-ations review. Retrieved October 8, 1997, from Psi Phi: Bradley's Science Fiction Club We b site: h t t p: / /w w w .bradley. edu /campus org/psiphi/DS9/ep/ 503r . html ... and this will go immediately after the quotation or whatever: (...
Thursday, December 21, 2006 at 8:09pm by Lauren

I have to write an essay, but I have no idea how to start it. It says that my essay has to be MLA formatted, and only 3/4 to 1 page long. 2 page is the longest it can be and must be double placed. Using MLA format, there's is no way for me a write a proper essay with that ...
Sunday, October 4, 2009 at 11:09pm by Dan

Can someone please clearly explain what an in-text MLA citation is? n MLA style, referring to the works of others in your text is done by using what's known as parenthetical citation. Immediately following a quotation from a source or a paraphrase of a source's ideas, you ...
Friday, January 5, 2007 at 12:50am by anonymous

English: Please help
17. If you want to find the answer to a question about grammar, usage, or mechanics for your formal writing, which professional resource would not be helpful? A.) Essential Idioms in English B.) The Chicago Manual of Style C.) A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 8:26pm by sarah

English 101
I'm not very good with English and i'm having some trouble with citations. There's a few questions I'm confused about. ____________________________ Read each of the following statements from the excerpt below and determine if the statement is “OK” in MLA format or “...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:35pm by Hans

hey, I am trying to write an essay for my university english class but I cannot find any good literary criticism databases. I went to mla international bibliography but couldn't find anything. I am trying to write an essay on the Fall of american dream for Of mice and men and ...
Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 11:22am by David

Below are parenthetical citations for an encyclopedia article. Select the one that is completely correct. ("Hannibal" 16-17) ("Hannibal," 16-17) (Hannibal 16-17) ("Hannibal" p.16-17)
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:52am by Anonymous

Below are parenthetical citations for an encyclopedia article. Select the one that is completely correct. ("Hannibal" 16-17) ("Hannibal," 16-17) (Hannibal 16-17) ("Hannibal" p.16-17)
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 12:27pm by Anonymous

Manuscript on an Article (bobpursley)
Posted by bobpursley on Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 8:56pm in response to English (Speech). Read the article. What did it say? What was it point of view? Was the author complete in the analysis? What needs to be done? How did it make you feel? So in the paper, describe the ...
Sunday, January 28, 2007 at 9:43am by Andrew

Language Arts
What is a text reference? The most common understanding of that term is a statement of the place (book, article, website, or ??) where you got some information that you used in a quotation or a paraphrase. These text references need to appear in two places in a paper, as this ...
Sunday, September 17, 2006 at 11:02am by Jesse

How do you do a bibliography? Bibliographies are also known as Works Cited pages these days because we use so many more sources than just books and magazines (things in print). Here's a good place for information on citing in MLA format: Use ...
Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at 3:31am by Shaylee

even more reference citations Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following ...evidence which supports their theory (Decker and brown, in 2005, Decker and brown in 2007, Decker and brown again in 2007. Collins and Pine in 2009. VanVeen and ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:29pm by eid2013

I need to know how to in-text citations using websites, is there any one that could explain this to me in plain english? All the websites I have found have confused me even more. Thank you.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 10:10pm by Angelina

apa style even more reference citations Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following ...evidence which supports their theory (Decker and brown, in 2005, Decker and brown in 2007, Decker and brown again in 2007. Collins and Pine in 2009. ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:37pm by eid2013

Can someone please check my work? Thank you. Which of the style guides is most focused on professionals who are writing articles for publication? MLA APA Chicago (my choice Which of the style guides no longer recommends citing URLs? MLA APA (my choice) Chicago Are you ...
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 8:06pm by kevin

I have a question. I wrote a research paper and used MLA. I referenced from a book three different times in my paper. When I do my work cited page in the end, how do I go about the page numbers?
Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 5:14pm by Casey

I have a question. I wrote a research paper and used MLA. I referenced from a book three different times in my paper. When I do my work cited page in the end, how do I go about the page numbers?
Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 8:23pm by Casey

MLA style
i am writing a research paper.and i qoute some sentences from one i put in brackets her lastname and lines from her essay or ? i have to use MLA style i was on their site but i do not understand a thing.and at the end i wrote citing source but what do i have to write ...
Sunday, January 21, 2007 at 3:51pm by mistol

Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
To whom it may concern: There was a posting on August 31, 06 in response to "Can someone proofread before submission?" and it was posted by PsyDAG. I was wondering if someone could tell me who or where I could find the in text references? They are; Schmalleger 2005, Pasquier,...
Thursday, November 16, 2006 at 7:18pm by Jo

English MLA
I having serious trouble with MLA Works Cited Page. How do you cite something that was from CBS Online? Its not really an article from a Newspaper online; should I just site it as a website??? Thank You Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are somethings to...
Monday, March 12, 2007 at 12:57pm by Aletha

English-Essay Writing
When writing an essay in MLA format with a works cited page,do you have to write the entire name of the book, or just the first couple of words???(Title has 6 words) Thanks
Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 12:11pm by Sue

Parenthetical Citations
How detailed do I need to be with my parenthetical citations? I am using a website as a source with many different webpages. It is confusing because I don't know how detailed I need to be with web addresses. I must have 15 different webpages for the same site. Can I just put ...
Friday, September 2, 2011 at 10:23am by Lily

If you are writing a formal paper, how do you write 1600s (as in the century)? Is there an apostrophe: 1600's? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. This is what the MLA guide says concerning dates: Full dates when written in the text may be in US format: month ...
Sunday, May 13, 2007 at 11:48am by Annette

i am doing a works cited for my essay and one of my articles was from wikipedia online. what do i do if i can't find an author? At the bottom of the Wikipedia page is likely a set of Footnotes or a small bibliography, you may want to search amongst those accredited websites to...
Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 10:25pm by anonymous

how do I cite a website in MLA?
Saturday, April 12, 2008 at 6:16pm by Jules

how to write in mla style?
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 6:28pm by mary

I am supposed to cite my sources using the MLA format. I am trying to cite a source for these two sites. one is for the jarvik heart and the other is for life gift. I am having trouble finding information such as name of the author, name of editor or compiler, and publication ...
Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 8:25pm by Carrolynn

marketing assignments
I've done my assignment but i've not done the citations. can u help me
Friday, February 4, 2011 at 12:41am by Ana

comtemporary business Communication
What does the MLA do and what does it mean?
Friday, May 9, 2008 at 3:41pm by Jaz

English (MLA format)
in works cited I need to cite a book that is made by several authors. Which author do I chose? Also I know I'm suppose to do Last name, First Name, et. al. were there are many authors which author do I chose? Also if I wanted to cite this author how do I do it J. Jorge Klor de...
Monday, November 9, 2009 at 7:40pm by English (MLA format)

English Quick ?
I have a quick question. Do the websites have to be underlined in a bibliography. I have the website for how to do one for MLA format. It doesn't show it as underlined but another website did.
Thursday, April 23, 2009 at 9:49pm by Jessica

Can I please have some help here. Is this correct for Mla citation. I used a piece out of our book from school in my paper. It has multiple authors and I can't find anywhere city of publication, publisher or year. If this is correct is the grammer right. Norton, Mary Beth, et...
Friday, November 13, 2009 at 8:29pm by Martha

How to write an APA format? APA, or MLA, is a form to cite references. Writing is much more involved than that.
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 6:39am by cletus check

research paper
How do I make an MLA style citation?
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 5:48pm by Laural CHHA

does anyone know how to internally document a source from an anthology-- not a book in MLA format? This site will give you the MLA FORMAT. Go down to the part on Anthology documenting. (Broken Link Removed) I am asking you about the internal documentation though. The site you ...
Thursday, May 31, 2007 at 6:38pm by Anonymous

In citing work in an essay from a textbook in MLA format do you: use the textbook name and then the page number or do you use the publishers name with the page number?
Friday, December 4, 2009 at 3:54pm by Sue

Hi, I'm writing a paper for English and my professor crossed off the authors name in one of quotes for the citation of my rough draft as if it was suppose to be there. Something like xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (john 59) and she crossed off john as if I wasn't suppose to include it...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 1:17am by Jhon

how do i cite a website source using MLA format?
Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at 12:13am by Abby

Alright I'm writing an MLA Essay about Through The Looking-Glass, a sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol. I'm basically writing about how it is indeed a sequel to the first book and comparing the two. I'm not sure how to start it and if i need to ...
Monday, December 13, 2010 at 9:25pm by Pat

How do you cite this quote in MLA format? “The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.” I'm having issues because the quote is said by Mulan in Walt Disney's "Mulan". Do I say Mulan says it or the Walt Disney Company? How do you format this in ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:08pm by Ash

comtemporary business Communication
Between APA and MLA which is the most important Thank You
Friday, May 9, 2008 at 5:21pm by Jaz

Grade 12 Eng.
How can I type a website in MLA format on an annotated bibliography?
Sunday, May 23, 2010 at 5:17pm by AL 92

I have to write an essay on a book I read, and I want the title of my essay to be something quoted from the book. But how would I write the title in MLA format; I can't put it in quotes can I? because wouldn't that indicate a chapter title or an article? If anyone could help ...
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 2:54pm by Beth

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