Aim: understand the features of paraphrases and write paraphrases of original texts avoiding plagiarism.
Paraphrasing is writing the ideas of another person in your own words. You need to change the words and the structure but keep the same meaning.
1. Read the following original extract and its paraphrase:
Now check whether the paraphrase follows these characteristics:
The above characteristics are often used to paraphrase a text and are related to three main language aspects: