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Quoting a prose play in MLA style

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okay now I'm going to show you how to do

short and long quotes in MLA style

coming from a play specifically a prose

play so when you're quoting Shakespeare

you're not only quoting a playwright if

you're quoting a play by Shakespeare

you're not only quoting a play but also

a poem so it's a different style that

combines both citations of poetry

slashes and line breaks with a play I'm

going to show you how to quote a prose

play meaning a play such as a Raisin in

the Sun a doll's house Death of a

Salesman long day's journey and tonight

any text that is from a prose play so

there's actually really three types of

quotes for a prose play the first type

of quote you may have is one character

speaking but only speaking up to three

lines of your page then you have one

character speaking but it takes up more