Whether in an article or a paper, using quotes from someone else can help make your argument stronger. If you are wanting to use quotes from someone else, below are the steps to do so.
• First, be clear on why you are using the quote and where you plan to incorporate it in your writing.
• Then, add it to your writing so it reads like a normal sentence
• If you are removing words from the quote, be sure to use ellipsis. If you are adding words, be sure to add brackets.
• Depending on the format of the paper or essay, be sure to use the proper citation, whether MLA or APA format.