What Is The Best Writing Format?

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Nate Davis Mrs. Pond English 11 24 February 2016 What is the best writing format? It might seem like a boring topic, but it is for a grade so here goes. We use writing formats if we write anything. Some are formal, others are far more common. I prefer formal, Which do you think is the best? There are over 500 writing formats, and although some believe that the most common ones are the best, the best are MLA, the 2nd is APA, and the 3rd is CMS, etc... My favorite is MLA is the Modern Language Association and the rules are: to type your paper on a computer and print it out on 8.5x11-inch paper. Double-space your text, and use a legible font. Whatever font you choose, MLA recommends that the regular and italics type styles contrast enough that they are recognizable one from another. The font size should be 12 pt and Leave only one space after periods or other punctuation marks. Set the margins of your document to one inch on all sides and Indent the first line of paragraphs one half-inch from the left margin. MLA recommends that you use the Tab key as opposed to pushing the Space Bar five times and Create a header that numbers all pages consecutively in the upper right-hand corner, one-half inch from the top and flush with the right margin. Use italics throughout your essay for the titles of longer works and, only when necessary, providing emphasis. If you have any end-notes, include them on a separate page before your Works Cited page, Entitle the
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