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ORH2251C: Nursery Operations and Management: Paraphrasing

Definitions

Plagiarize (Merriam-Webster)

  • to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own use (another's production) without crediting the source

  • to commit literary theft present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source

Paraphrase (Merriam-Webster)

  • a restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form 

How to Paraphrase

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  • Duration: (5:14)
  • User: Ruth Baker - Added: 2/6/15

West Campus Writing Center

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How to Avoid Plagiarism in Research Papers with Paraphrases & Quotations

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  • Duration: (3:14)
  • User: David Taylor (Peakdavid) - Added: 3/20/09

Reflection Question

Activity:

What suggestions would you give other students on ways to improve their paraphrasing and/or in text citations?