Choosing the Right Verb Tense for Your Scientific Manuscript

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Updated on January 20, 2015

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This brief handout in PDF format details the verb tense appropriate to each section of a scientific manuscript.

Please also see our related article on verb tense.

When you're finished, please search our collection of hundreds of other free resources or visit the Author Resource Center homepage.

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