Paraphrasing help: Quoting, paraphrasing or summarizing?

Paraphrasing help Paraphrasing is when you put the ideas of another author into your own words. To avoid plagiarism when paraphrasing, it is essential that you do not include too many words from the original text. Looking at an individual sentence of someone else’s copy and then changing a couple of words here and there will still leave you with plagiarism problems. The way to do it is to absorb the meaning of an entire paragraph and then write that mea...