What is a signal phrase?
A signal phrase lets your reader know that you are about to use someone else's words or ideas. It sets up the introduction of quoted or paraphrased material.
“Writing at a college level requires informed research.”
SIGNAL PHRASE EXAMPLES
- Harvey wrote in his book, “Writing at a college level requires informed research” (1).
- Many authors agree, “Writing at a college level requires informed research” (Harvey, 1).
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