How to Cite Wikipedia in APA Style

First things first. Is it a good idea to cite Wikipedia in your research paper? Generally speaking, no. In fact, if you’re writing a paper as a class assignment, your teacher may specifically prohibit citing Wikipedia. Scholarly papers should generally rely on peer-reviewed and other scholarly work vetted by experts in the field.
Does this mean Wikipedia contains bad information? Not at all.



How to Research For Your College Essays

How to Research For Your College Essays
Need to do background research for a paper? Keep these things in mind to ensure that you create strongly-documented arguments for your work.



It's Time To Learn Spanish

Do you want to learn to speak Spanish?

Today there are more reasons then ever before to want to learn to speak Spanish. According to wikipedia, the Spanish language was spoken by approximately 364 million people in the year 2000. It is currently estimated that there are 400 million Spanish Speakers world wide which makes Spanish the third most widely used language after English and Mandarin Chinese.

In American Schools, it is the most widely taught non-English language....



Lufthansa

Lufthansa was launched through the buying of 737 jets from Boeing. They were the first one's to do so and because of this they are now the leading airline out of Germany (Wikipedia, 1). "Lufthansa operates more than 300 aircraft and employs nearly 100,000 people world-wide. In 2005, 51.3 million passengers flew with Lufthansa (Wikipedia, 1)."



Decision-Making Model Analysis Paper

Decision-Making Model Analysis Paper
Before embarking upon this assignment, I never thought much about ?Decision-Making Models.? In fact, I was somewhat surprised at the sheer number of models I stumbled upon in my research. A quick look at Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decision_making) shows that, for business applications alone, there are well over a dozen decision-making models to suit any need. Without being cognizant of the fact, the decision-making process at my current work site closely resembles the ?Pros & Cons Model.?



An Analytical Essay Of The Tragedy Of Hamlet, Prince Of Denmark

An Analytical Essay Of The Tragedy Of Hamlet, Prince Of Denmark
Originally titled The Tragicall Historie of Hamlet, Prince of Denmarke, this tragedy has been reproduced more times than any other play written by William Shakespeare (en.wikipedia.org 1 of 9). Prince Hamlet also has the lengthiest appearance of any character in all of Shakespeare?s plays (en.wikpedia.org 6 of 9). In the play, Prince Hamlet is caught between balancing his need to avenge his father?s death, dealing with the disgust he felt for Gertrude and Claudius? love affair, and maintaining the relationship he has with Ophelia without exposing his plans to kill his uncle Claudius for the murder of King Hamlet.



10 Tips to Write a College Level Essay

10 Tips to Write a College Level Essay
1) Pick a good topic. The worst thing you can do when writing a college essay is to be lazy and pick a topic on a whim. Bad or uninteresting topics lead to bad and uninteresting papers. If it is not a topic that you, the writer, care about, how can you expect your reader to care?



How to Build Your Writing Style?

How to Build Your Writing Style?
How to Build Your Writing Style?
Writing style is a writer’s uniqueness. When you build your unique style, you will be known for it. For instance, Ernest Hemingway used to begin his sentences with ‘and’ or ‘but’ that was his particular style; Dickens uses aesthetically complex sentences, and that’s his style. So, each writer has his own style, which is the sum total of all the writing mannerisms, choice of vocabulary, and grammar constructions. In this article we will discuss the importance of building such a writing style and see how we can do it.

1. Read more and analyze what you read as you go on. When you read professional publications and blogs, you will know more of what is in these days. You will know the specialty of a particular writer. This is a first step toward building your style.

Some professional publications I recommend reading include Readers’ Digest, news sites like BBC, The Telegraph, CNN, etc. While reading, give importance to the mannerisms, choice of words, sentence structures, etc., used in the article.



Bycatch

This action removed most fisheries from international use, because more than 90 percent of the world’s fisheries are harvested in fairly shallow waters close to land. This policy was supposed to prevent overharvesting by allowing nations to regulate the amounts of fishes and other seafood harvested from their waters. However, many countries also have a policy of open management, in which all fishing boats of that country are given unrestricted access to fishes in national waters.



The Emptiness of Promiscuity and Addiction

The Emptiness of Promiscuity and AddictionThe Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemmingway grants the reading world a smooth flowing unification of various modern, in fact timeless, concepts of human life. Hemmingway’s semi-autobiographical representations of life as part of the “Lost Generation” seem to ring as true today as they must have then (CliffNotes). This is certainly one of the characteristics common to all of the great literary works of the world...