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    How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    Hi guys,

    I'd just like to ask, how many quotes should one memorise for an essay?

    Thank you

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    Re: How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    Anyone want to reply

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    Re: How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    Well I'm memorising an entire comparative essay for tomorrow so idk


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    Re: How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    Around 3 per body paragraph so 12 I guess
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    Re: How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    They don't have to be long either; just enough to get your point across (and enough language techniques if it's for English).

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    Re: How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    For Adv Eng, I recommend 3 per paragraph if doing 4 paragraphs
    However if doing 3 paragraphs I'd do 4 quotes per paragraph
    Ultimately, quality over quantity - don't put quotes in for the sake of putting quotes in
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    Re: How many quotes should I memorise for an essay?

    Quote Originally Posted by spaghettii View Post
    For Adv Eng, I recommend 3 per paragraph if doing 4 paragraphs
    However if doing 3 paragraphs I'd do 4 quotes per paragraph
    Ultimately, quality over quantity - don't put quotes in for the sake of putting quotes in
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