Reading well is hard work and requires great skill and training.

Reading well is hard work and requires great skill and training.

In both the summary together with paraphrase we have quoted Curtis’s «clustering together in a dense ball,» a phrase that lies in the middle of her description of wintering honeybees. For all of us to describe this clustering in virtually any language other than Curtis’s could be pointless since her description is admirably precise.

Quoting Authoritative Language

You shall also want to make use of quotations that lend authority to your projects. When quoting a specialist or some prominent political, artistic, or figure that is historical you raise your own work by placing it in esteemed company. Quote respected figures to ascertain background information in a paper, as well as your readers will have a tendency to perceive that information as reliable. Quote the opinions of respected figures to endorse some statement that you have made, and your statement becomes more credible to your readers. Continue reading