Paraphrasing and Summarizing

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Aims
What is the difference between quoting, paraphrasing and summarizing?
How do you do it?
Paraphrasing step by step
Activity
Further Help

Quotation marks Being able to paraphrase and summarize correctly are essential skills in academic writing. They will also help ensure that you avoid being accused of plagiarism.

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