Showcase ideas that support or flesh out our own and lend fluidity to sentences and paragraphs, avoiding interruption of the flow with a quote. Partial Quotes with Use of EllipsesMix our own words with words taken directly from a source. Students often struggle to nail citations, even though numerous style manuals and free online grammar resources exist to help them cite appropriately. Students cite a source. Students use the style manual to look up how to cite the source correctly. These sources can be links provided by the teacher; links specific to a district resource, such as Gale Database or Encyclopedia Britannica online; or actual print resources in the school library, such as books or print magazines.