MLAMLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities. This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.) and the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing(3rd ed.), offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the Works Cited page.
Below find resources to help you figure out how to transplant the important thoughts from your head into writing, so we may all enjoy them!
The ParagraphIntroduction Paragraph
- Expository - intended to explain or describe something
- An essay explaining the challenges of life
- A paragraph with detailed instructions on how to perform a task
- Narrative - a spoken or written account of connected events; a story
- A story about a time in your life you faced a challenge
- Write a story about a character who gets lost in one of life's many challenges
Research PaperPeer Editing Sheet - Get someone you trust with your writing and your grade, like a parent, family friend or teacher. If you choose poorly expect a poor grade on your final paper.
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Writing a Persuasive Essay