is it ok to end a paragraph with a quote

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  1. ELA grade 10

    26. Write a paragraph that answers the questions below. Include at least two supporting details or examples. In “the literature of the Americas,” Kimberly Koza writes; “By discovering the literature of our neighbors, we may also learn about

  2. English

    PART A: Which of the following best identifies a theme in the text? A. Greed can have dire consequences. B. Love others more than you love yourself. C. Nature should be valued over riches. D. Too much pride makes a person unpopular. It is A 5. PART B:

  3. English

    This article is Legend of Oedipus by Commonlit Staff One question asked me what the theme of The Legend of Oedipus I said free will and fate part B is asking for a quote the choices are A. “Many years later, Oedipus is told by a drunk that Polybus is not

  4. English

    write a paragraph that answers the questions below. Include at least two supporting details or examples. In “The Literature of the Americas,” Kimberly Koza writes: “By discovering the literature of our neighbors, we may also learn about ourselves.”

  5. english

    is it ok to end a paragraph with a quote

  6. English

    What is the purpose of a topic sentence in a paragraph?(1 point) A.to describe the most important details that will be included in the paragraph B.to provide evidence for the ideas in the paragraph C.to explain where readers can find more information about

  7. English

    4. PART A: Which of the following best identifies a theme in the text? This is for the story the golden touch By Nathaniel Hawthorne A. Greed can have dire consequences. B. Love others more than you love yourself. C. Nature should be valued over riches. D.

  8. English

    1. Part A How is this expert of an expository essay organized? A) cause and effect B) compare and contrast C) problem and solution D) chronological order Part B Which paragraph from the excerpt best shows how the essay is organized? A) Paragraph 2 B)

  9. English

    Review the end of the first paragraph in the "Give Me Liberty" excerpt. What is the main point of the questions at the end of the paragraph? The fate of early settlers was uncertain. The new settlers had much to fear. The new settlers had less to fear than

  10. English

    Explain the difference between an EMBEDDED quote and an INTRODUCED quote

  11. English 11 (No country for Old men Novel Study)

    Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body

  12. english

    I think that paragraph 3 is more effective than paragraph 1 because it is structured in a better manner and has better rhythm than paragraph1. It also has better structures sentences than paragraph 1. For example in paragraph 1 sentences like, ‘My Aunt

  13. English

    One question asked me what the theme of The Legend of Oedipus I said free will and fate part B is asking for a quote the choices are A. “Many years later, Oedipus is told by a drunk that Polybus is not his real father but when he asks his parents, they

  14. English

    I am currently writing my "Journey" Speech, does anyone know a quote from a famous person who has a quote about journey that is very inspiring and I can include at the end of my speech? Thank you...

  15. English (URGENT)

    How many paragraphs does a literary review have? This is a writing assignment for Grade 12 English. I need to write literary review on an article I find on the internet. I have an identification paragraph that talks about the author's credentials. Then I

  16. english

    What is the topic sentence in the following paragraph? I believe that paragraph one was a very effective paragraph. It touches a few very interesting points about why someone should create a Living Will. This is especially important to me because of the

  17. English-interpreting quote

    What does this quote mean? "In the end, our society will be defined not only by what we create, but by what we refuse to destroy." I'm supposed to keep in mind the depetion of our ocean resources..

  18. Quotes in essays

    I want to put a quote at the very beginning of my essay. How do I go about doing that? Should it be the same or a smaller font than the rest of my essay? I'm planning on putting the quote, then starting a new paragraph to begin the actual essay. Should I

  19. English 3 :/

    I need serious help writing a thesis statement and body paragraphs and a conclusion paragraph with 2 quotes and a connotation of the quote for each quote for The Scarlet Letter. Please help!

  20. English

    Oscar Wilde said, "I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself." Write a paragraph discussing whether you agree with this statement and explain why or why not. You should have at least a five-sentence

  21. Quotes about English language origin

    So I wanted to start my etymology paper about fascinating word origins with a quote as my attention grabber. I am looking for a quote that talks about the english language and the origin of most of its words. Some interesting quote. I don't even know if

  22. English Language & Composition

    I need help on what my body paragraphs could talk about. My intro talks about how surveillance technologies can possibly threat civil liberties. I picked quotes from the sources I had to use that could help me in this essay. What are 3 ideas I can say in

  23. English

    In many works of literature, an individual's encounter with death or destruction ultimately leads to the individual's affirmation of the dignity and worth of human life. What does this quote means and how does this quote relates to Hamlet by William

  24. English 11 (Novel Study No country for old men)

    Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body

  25. english

    Can you please tell me if the sentence in quotation marks is the topic sentence? I read paragraph one and paragraph three, I believe that paragraph one was a very effective paragraph. "It touches a few very interesting points about why someone should

  26. Grammar

    I have a question when to start a new paragraph in first person writing. First Paragraph: I talk about my observation. Second Paragraph: I say what my friend says. Should they be combined into one paragraph? I was confused because for the second paragraph

  27. Shakesphere

    In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start

  28. com155

    Can you check my paragraph for grammar errors, strong topic/concluding sentence,and any other recommended feed back? Paragraph two was more effective than paragraph one because it contained sentence variety and rhythm. Paragraph one consisted of short

  29. english

    you are to write a one or two paragraph essay on a topic of your choice. can i get some guidence and maybe a couple of good topics i should write about. i don't even know how to write a one or two paragraph essay. like how long should the intro be and the

  30. Romeo and Juliet Quotation Help

    I need help to know who said this quote. I don't have a textbook of the play, and I tried to search for it on google but it didn't help any. This is the quote "... most are busiest when they are most alone." Please help thanks.

  31. English

    Does anyone know how I can relate this quote too the real world ? Quote : "Respect is being able to accept people as pergect individuals they are" .

  32. Language Arts

    Why does the author include the quote from Frances Gabe in paragraph 4? A. To avoid plagiarism B. To make Gabe seem unusual C. To emphasize a point previously made D. To share how much Gabe liked housework Is the answer C?

  33. English

    In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start

  34. European History

    Where was this quote said, what impact did it have on society, and what changes were taking place when this quote was said. “I have the feeling that the days of Cicero and Demosthenes are much closer to me than the sixty years just passed.” -Leonardo

  35. Social Studies

    My son has to write a paragraph for a Social Studies project. The paragraph should include a "Power 1 statement at the beginning and end of the paragraph and at least three Power 2 statements. Eache Power 2 statement should be supported by at least two

  36. To Dylan - re English essay

    To repeat your assignment: "In a five-paragraph essay, discuss which author was more successful in creating a good piece of literature. Use examples from both books to explain your thinking." And the rubric... The Student demonstrates an understanding of

  37. English: Quotes

    What if there's a quote inside a quote would I use this " ...'...'" and also what if I wanted to add something in my own words in between the quote would I end the quote then write my thought and then start a new quote OR would I use [...] in between the

  38. English

    I have an essay due in 2 days and I haven't even started (oops). if you could help me it would be greatly appreciated!

  39. English Language & Composition

    Can someone help me edit & revise this ex. paragraph. The directions were to revise & edit & identify strengths & weaknesses about this person and what this person included in their body paragraph. I could find very few mistakes but the major is including

  40. Reading, Writing

    If you're creating an opening paragraph and you present supporting details in the beginning, where in the paragraph is you topic sentence, mostly likely? A. In the second sentence B. In the next paragraph C. In the first sentence D. At the end of the

  41. English

    Please help “In any case you mustn’t confuse a single failure with a final defeat.” Use this quote for the following -Explain why the quote moves you or should inspire others. -Explain why the quote is important. -Tell the ways in which the quote is

  42. english2

    This is my next paragraph after the intro and consists of the summary. 1) Is the last line of my paragraph necessary? Does it belong somewhere else My next few paragraphs will about the content of the poem and what different phrases mean. Is that a good

  43. Journalism

    Where should you include the source attribution for information you have quoted in a article? A) in the lead paragraph of the article B) After the first sentence of quoted material from the source C) At the end of all the material quoted from the source D)

  44. Global Studies

    In a DBQ essay, do you give reference to the documents you used at the end of the paragraph? Or do you reference them at the end of a sentence in the middle of your paragraph? Thanks!

  45. English

    " to record an individual's health care and the achievements of medical source" How do I cite the source In this particular quote. You just quote it into the paper, and write the author name and page in parenthesis at the end of the sentence. Try

  46. english

    I'm writing an essay and my textbook doesnt have an author, so I how would i write a direct quote from the book. The book is called Pearson Custom Business Resources, so Im thinking i would just put Pearson and the page number at the end of the quote

  47. English

    I'm not sure if this paragraph is right. In the last sentence you have to say how the non-fiction text displays the concept of intolerance. Also, if there is a problem in how the quote/example I used just let me know + if there's a better way of writing

  48. English

    When you do an internal citation, following a direct quote, do you put a period after the quote and another after the citation, or just one at the end of the citation?

  49. english

    How do you quote a quote within a quote? Okay, Finley is quoted for saying "blah blah" in Cantarella's essay but I have to quote everything Cantarella said. How do I do this double quote? Thanks!

  50. GCC

    I need to summerize a research paper that is mainly made up of quotes. How do I summerize it when is consist of quoting a quote. How do I structure my paper when the person that wrote the paper has so many quote. I hope this makes sense? Is there a way to

  51. Language Arts

    I had to put transition words, fix any mistakes, and make the following paragraph better. It is on a book called Tuck Everlasting. It is a paragraph saying the similarities of the book and movie version. This is the best I could do. Can u see what you can

  52. English

    "No justice no peace" I have to write a paragraph that explains this quote and persuades us to think the way you have.

  53. English

    In the concluding paragraph of an essay, is the thesis supposed to be restated at the beginning of the paragraph or at the end?

  54. English

    For the book into thin air Your reaction to the 5 sections. Describe the section. But don't get too caught up in telling the plot. You can assume your audience has read the book. Tell which parts or characters were interesting to you or surprised you. Give

  55. Computers

    I am supposed to type out a report, but our Microsoft Office Word program is messed up somehow. I have the letters set to Times New Roman size 8... but they're HUGE!!!!!!!! So big I can only fit about 5 sentences on a page. Also, at the end of every line,

  56. english

    How do you quote a quote within a quote? Okay, Finley is quoted for saying "blah blah" in Cantarella's essay but I am writing an essay on Cantarella's essay and thus have to quote everything she says. How do I do this double quote? Thanks!

  57. Easy English

    In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start

  58. English

    I am writing a character analysis of Laura from The Glass Menagerie, and I need to use quotations from the play. How do you cite these? Also, how do I know when to put a quote in a little indented paragraph thing of its own?

  59. Government

    I'm writing an essay on the Supreme Court case of Rostker vs. Goldberg(1981) I have to describe the case, talk about if I agree or diagree with the outcome and explain why or why not.I'm not very good at writing introductions but could any critique me on

  60. parenthetical citation

    In one of my paragraphs I am using one source. It's an online source about a case. One quote is a quote made from a judge, and the other quote is directly from the author of the article. Do I have to cite the one from the judge, cause it's quoted within

  61. US History

    For this quote " We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal." 1) When? July 4, 1776 or just 1776 2) In what context was it used? Declaration of Independence 3) Was this quote aimed at King George III OR Britain. 4) What would

  62. Comm155

    Need help changing my passive voice words in my academic paragraph... In comparing paragraphs one and two, the flow and comprehension of paragraph two was much better. In paragraph one the author seemed to just be telling the facts instead of explaining

  63. English

    I have a question. When your using a quote is it if it's 5 or more lines its indented in 5 spaces and if it's 4 or less lines it goes into your paragraph. How does that go again.

  64. Urgent english help

    I'm writing an English persuasive essay and I'm wanting to put a quote from a person as the thesis. How would I quote it? Do I quote it then put the name of person in parentheses? Please help me thanks!

  65. English

    What would be a good topic paragraph idea for an essay about the shakespeare quote "Some are born great ,some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrustupon them"?

  66. English:Shakespeare: Part 2: Read Below

    Is it important to add that I am talking about twelfth night and the characters I will be talking about in the next 3 paragraphs, or is this fine: You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool

  67. English

    I have a question about quoting. If I have a sentence like: Something something something something "something". Do I quote it this way? "Something something something something "something"". Actually what confuses me is the 2 apostrophes at the end.Is

  68. English

    Why is this quote "All these-the meanness and agony without end, I sitting, look out upon, See, hear, and am silent" ironic?

  69. Spanish

    The following paragraph describes what some may consider to be a typical North American tourist. It reflects one opinion only. North Americans whovisit foreign countries do not commonly fit this description. Read the paragraph. Then write your answersin

  70. 12th grade English

    A Lesson Before Dying- Quotations Analysis. " I had gone to barbershops;I had stood on street corners, and i had gone to many suppers in the quarter.But i had never really listened to what was being said.Then i began to listen, to listen closely to how

  71. U.S. History-PLEASE HELP!!!

    i need to find an example of something very specific that relates to the quote "America isn't supposed to have a master, that's not what it was built on. people should be their own master." i thought something to do w/ the frontier in the 1800s, and i

  72. English

    I need someone to proof read my process paragraph to see what I might need to do. thank you You can learn how to tie a necktie following these steps. To get started you will need to select a necktie of your choice and stand in front of a mirror. First,

  73. QUOTATION MARKS

    1.Which of the following is one reason to use quotation marks in a sentence? to show you have used someone’s exact words in your paper and the quote is under four lines to mark an indirect quote to show paraphrased information you borrowed from a source

  74. Literature

    I really need HELP!!! I need a quote for personal connection in American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser and an explanation of the quote.

  75. Citing within a Paper

    How do you cite a quote within a paper that you got from the Internet? After the quote do you put the author's last name only in parentheses, or what? Thanks

  76. Your opinion

    in your opinion, what does this quote mean "if things do go right, turn left/go leaft" to you? Or how would you explain this quote to someone?

  77. Can someone correct this? -- English

    References are put at the end of the document (on a blank page). An in-text citation is put at the end of the information you have paraphrased. An in-text citation (when used in paraphrased content) includes the last name of the author(s) and the copyright

  78. US History Help!

    For the quote "remember the Maine" who said this? Was it the Americans? I can't find what the significance of the quote was in illumating a theme in history?

  79. Last Question Romeo and Juliet Quotes Help

    This is the last question I promise I'm sorry I'm being such a bother but I need help with this quote. "I have forgot that name and that name's woe." Does this quote mean that it tries to forget that name, and all about her. (Rosaline he's referring to)

  80. 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

  81. AP English

    Can I get an opinion on the following paragraph I wrote? This is a paragraph analyzing rhetorical strategies in Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Speech. Lincoln addresses firmly that the sooner the Civil War will come to an end, the sooner Americans can

  82. English (MLA)

    Lets say you need to put a quote with several sentences into an essay, how (in format) you would you quote this?

  83. QUOTATION MARKS

    When quoting two lines of poetry, what should you do? set off the lines as you would a longer quotation insert the lines the way you would any other quote, but in between the two lines of poetry, insert a slash insert the lines the way you would any other

  84. plagiarism workshop

    Now that you have developed an in-text citation for a summary, paraphrase, and a direct quote, and created a reference for the paragraph provided in Exercise 2, reflect on the thought processes you used for each aspect. How did your approach differ when

  85. ELA

    "It is only with the heart that one can see rightly" and my interpretation of this quote is that If you truly believe in yourself, you can make the right decisions. I need help to relate this quote to ROmeo and Juliet with an appropriate literary element.

  86. history

    does anyone know of a quote said by truman that expressed his fear that stalin would take over the world? Please only post a link if there is a direct quote like this on it. I've tried to look on wikipedia and other websites but i cannot find one.

  87. Grammar and Composition

    can someone please give me a good quote. or maybe a website that has quotes. i just need one quote..about anything

  88. english

    i went to a assembly today. it was quite boring, there wasn't that much excitement. I was like day dreaming in some parts of it. teacher said that she wants me to expand and she wants it to start as a quote. i don't know how to do as quote.

  89. Quotes

    I've read and tried to find information on what this quote means, but I still don't understand it. What does this quote mean? "We have had too good an opinion of human nature in forming our confederation."

  90. Media Studies

    Hi there, I need to make a response to this quote, could anyone give me ideas of what this quote might mean in relation to media today. "The Internet is to News, What Car Horns are to Music" Thanks.

  91. english

    In The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho, there is a quote that says, "When you want something with all your heart, that's when you are closest to the Soul of the world. It's always a positive force." I'm stuck on trying to find the meaning behind this quote. I'd

  92. ms. sue

    ms. sue for story yesterday i hve these other questions why does author end with "eyes" because she experience everything with them? why does author begin with pair of opposites in paragraph 1? i not get this one what do the words "wodges, clonk, cannon

  93. english

    i have to write a critical lens about this quote: "To provoke dreams of terror in the slumber of prosperity has become the moral duty of literature". by Ernest Fisher what does the quote mean?

  94. English

    Can someone Please heip me with my Punctuation and make sure this process paragraph makes senes. Thank you! You can learn how to tie a necktie following these steps. To get started, you will need to select a necktie of your choice and stand in front of a

  95. European History

    Where was this quote said, what impact did it have on society, and what changes were taking place when this quote was said. “I have the feeling that the days of Cicero and Demosthenes are much closer to me than the sixty years just passed.” -Leonardo

  96. english

    what is a good quote, if you chose what would be your quote of the day??

  97. English

    This is a quote. Without the dark we would never see the stars For you is this an encouraging quote?

  98. English

    Which paragraph from “My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant” is an example of using stylistic voice to convey the author’s honesty about his true self? My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant paragraph 44 paragraph 25 paragraph 29 paragraph 48

  99. English-Writing

    Can someone tell me when you use both a double and single quote mark in an essay. We are writing an essay with quotes from a book, and in the example sometines it shows "'I had every reason to ...'" and other times it's just "I had every reason to

  100. English

    I'm a 1500 comparative essay on 2 books. I was wondering what the layout should be like? How does this look? Introduction (with thesis) Paragraph 1/subtopic 1 (book 1) Paragraph 2/subtopic 1 (book 2) Paragraph 3/subtopic 2 (book 1) Paragraph 4/subtopic 2

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