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If a paragraph begins with a short sentence that is less than a full line and that introduces a block quotation, should the block quotation be further indented than usual?
No. All block quotations in your work should be indented the same amount. Even if the block quotation occurs after a short line that is… Read More
How does the font and type size I choose affect the formatting of block quotations in my paper?
As the MLA Handbook notes, “If a quotation extends to more than four lines when run into your text, set if off from the text as a… Read More
Should I insert “page 1” at the top of a one-page assignment?
Listing a page number for a one-page assignment is likely not necessary, but you should check with your instructor about pagination and other formatting matters. Read More
AutoCorrect, Spell-Check, and Style Settings in Microsoft Word
Learn how to use AutoCorrect, spell-check, and style settings in Microsoft Word Read More