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Paraphrasing, Patchwriting, Direct Quotes


Maybe your instructor has talked about them. Or maybe you’ve seen them when using EasyBib’s Notebook: quotes, paraphrases and comments.

Not sure what each of these are, or how they work in the context of your paper? This guide will explain the differences among paraphrasing, patchwriting, and using a direct quote. We will also show you how to properly paraphrase information from a source.


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