Citing sources: Exercises

Exercise 8

Incorporate a quotation from Swales in the text at a suitable point. Decide on a suitable place to include the quotation. Make any changes necessary to the text.


...the "true" discourse community may be rarer and more esoteric than I once thought....

(J. Swales (1993). In an article "Genre and engagement", published in the journal Revue Belge de Philologie et d'Histoire, 71, pages 687-98. This quotation is from page 695.)


Swales has recently withdrawn slightly from his original conception of the discourse community.

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