How do I inspect an individual sentence?

Inspecting an individual sentence will show you all of the matching sources found for that sentence, including sources which may not be shown in the Top Sources list.

Click on the sentence you want to inspect.

The matching sources for that sentence will display.

  1. The selected sentence will be highlighted on the left.
  2. The matching sources for that sentence will be listed on the right.
  3. Click Source Text for any of the sources listed to see a side-by-side comparison of the match.

The matching source text will display on the right side of the screen.

Note that the matching sentences for the student paper and the matching source will be highlighted for comparison. Bold type also indicates the key matching words in the source sentence.

Use the up and down arrows to jump to other matching sentences within the same source.

Click on the close source inspection X icon to return to the list of all matching sources for the selected sentence.