Style - write a summary sentence

Malc Prentice

This worksheet is for summarising something you have read or listened to

There are other kinds of summaries:

When summarising what you read/listen to, good summary sentence will:

Intro main idea/topic optional keywords conclusion/final comment Citation
In this article, the author argues that the most X is Y and argues that (Smith, 1999).
In this video, the speaker suggests that X , concluding that (Smith, 1999).
This article lists three X - 1, 2, and 3 - and ends by noting that (Smith, 1999).
This video describes X and expands on this using the example(s) of X (Smith, 1999).
Smith (1999) gives the example(s) of X NO CITATION
This organisation's website claims that X