A Curious Student’s Guide on Types of Quotes

What is a Quotation?

The purpose of quotations in writing is to add depth or to support your argument.

Types of Quotations

Direct quotations

  1. In-text quotes
  2. Direct quotes

Examples of Direct Quotations (In-text quotes)

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Examples of Direct Quotations (Block Quotes)

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Indirect quotation

Examples of Indirect Quotations

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Direct Quotations vs. Indirect Quotations

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