Fiction Essay Proofreading

While making the final revisions to and proofreading your Fiction Essay, be sure to check for the following:

Assignment Requirements:

  • Signal phrases attached to all quotes.
  • Quote sandwiches in body paragraphs.
  • Minimum of 3 quotes from primary source (short story) in essay body.
  • Minimum of 2 quotes from secondary source (library article) in essay body.
  • Two vocab terms used twice each.


  • Underline your vocab term.
  • “Title of Story/Article” in quotation marks.
  • Title of Journal or Database italicized.
  • Hanging tab indent on alphabetized Works Cited page.