Academic Phrasebank

When reading journal articles, you might have noticed common phrases that scholars use to introduce their work, to state its importance, or perhaps refer to another scholar’s views. But where can you find such phrases without searching through journal articles?

This screencast introduces you to the Academic Phrasebank, a collection of phrases drawn from journal articles and dissertations. Watch the screencast to take a guided tour! And then visit Academic Phrasebank here.


Screencast tutorial developed by Rene D. Caputo
Brought to you by Duke University Thompson Writing Program