In both the summary and the 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 us to explain this clustering in just about any language aside from Curtis’s will be pointless since her description is admirably precise.
Quoting Authoritative Language
You will would also like to utilize quotations that lend authority to your projects. When quoting a specialist or some prominent political, artistic, or historical figure, you elevate your own work by placing it in esteemed company. Quote respected figures to determine background information in a paper, and your readers will tend to perceive that given information as reliable. Quote the opinions of respected figures to endorse some statement that you have made, and your statement gets to be more credible to your readers. For instance, in an essay that you could write in the importance of reading well, you can make use of a passage from Thoreau’s Walden: (more…)