The MLA Term Paper Is Not Such a Difficult Paper to Write
July 13th, 2010
The Hardest of the Two Main Citation Methods Is the MLA Term Paper Format
I have been a freshman English teacher for three years. It’s always been a really great job. I love my students. I try and do the best I can for them and be a genuine example to them. It can be hard trying to be a goody goody all the time. The problem was we lived in a real small town and anything I did and anyone I went out with was pretty much public knowledge. The government ruled the school. I slowly began feeling like less of a educator and more a babysitter. It was getting pretty ridiculous. The beginning of my forth year of teaching the school board decided to change the curriculum. They decided to put stipulations on everything. There were certain books my students had to read and some they absolutely could not read. There was also a set amount of essays that needed to be written in particular the MLA term paper.
1.When writing an MLA term paper make sure you do your research. The best thing to do is to read. Read pretty much everything you can get your hands on. From books to journals and articles. Really focus and try to become an expert on what you are writing about. Stay away from websites. They are unreliable and usually compromised.
2. Even though we are focusing on MLA term papers it is worth it to learn the other most common citation APA. Use the key below to help you.
For APA use this:
Last name, first name. (year published).Title of Book. City published. Publisher
For the in text citation use this method:
(Last name, year, pp. numbers of pages)
For MLA use this:
Last name of author, First name of Author. Title of Book. Place Published: Publisher. Year. Print.
MLA also uses footnotes instead of in text:
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4. Consider writing a term paper outline. They are an excellent tools to help you write the best term paper ever. An outline is a sort of map of your paper. It allows you to focus on section of your paper at once instead of writing the whole paper together. Each paragraph is clearly labeled and the main points you hope to make in that paragraph and citations that will be used is plugged into the desired paragraph. If done well your paper will pretty much write itself.
It took my students quite some time to master a term paper in the MLA format. I had to level with them, it was pretty difficult. But the more they wrote these types of papers the better they did at them.