Quotation

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Attribution EssentialPlay
Always credit the original author when you use a quotation to avoid plagiarism. SlideAs Helen Keller said in her quotation, 'Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.'
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Cite to ClarifyPlay
Use quotations to provide authority or clarity to your argument in writing. SlideIn my essay, I used a Shakespeare quotation to emphasize the point.
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Match the TonePlay
Choose quotations that match the tone of your writing, whether formal, informal, humorous, or solemn. SlideFor a touch of humor, I added a Mark Twain quotation to my speech.