Prompt number two on page 166 of the “The Ways We Lie” PDF reads: How many kinds

Prompt number two on page 166 of the “The Ways We Lie” PDF reads: How many kinds of lies does Ericsson describe? How does the number of kinds of lies help her to make her larger point about lying? Respond to this prompt with a five-paragraph essay, making sure to cite once in each of your three supporting paragraphs.
MLA Style In-text Parenthetical Citations:
– There are two types of in-text parenthetical citations which you will be expected to utilize in your writing: direct quotes and paraphrases.
– A direct quote is the word-for-word rewrite of what someone else has either written or said and is placed in between quotation marks.
– A paraphrase is a rewrite, in your own words, of what someone else has either written or said. It is not placed in between quotation marks.
– Examples of direct quotes (using “Reading to Write” by Stephen King) and how to write them into your work:
o The author writes that, “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot” (King 231).
o King writes that, “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot” (231).
– Examples of paraphrases (using “Reading to Write” by Stephen King) and how to write them into your work:
o The author says that the best writers are those who are the most consistent readers and writers (King 231).
o King says that the best writers are those who are the most consistent readers and writers (231).
****************************************************************************** Miscellaneous:
– After referring to the author(s) of the source essay(s) by their full name (usually done in the Introduction Paragraph), please refer to them only by their last name(s).
o Example: Zora Neale Hurston (author of “How It Feels to Be Colored Me”) should, after having her full name mentioned once, be referred to as Hurston, not as Zora, not as Zora Neale, not as Neale Hurston, not as Miss, Ms., or Mrs. Hurston, and not as Zora Neale Hurston.
– Avoid “crutch” words and phrases when starting new paragraphs.
o There are many “crutches” students feel they should rely upon, but you want to
come to understand that you do not, in fact, need these.
 Examples of “crutches”: To begin with; To start off; Firstly; Secondly;
Thirdly; In conclusion; To conclude; To sum up; In today’s society; Back
in the day
 You will note that the following sentences work without the “crutches.”
 In today’s society, we are bombarded by a constant flow of information, some factual, some not, via social media.

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