Summarizing is summing up a work or passage concisely using key points.Here is an example of what improper and proper paraphrasing looks like: Source "Physical therapists may move from their professional roles in patient care to their first managerial positions without much preparation for their new duties."2 Proper Physical therapists may be ill prepared to take on the role of manager when they have only worked one on one with patients.Paraphrasing is translating a full passage into your own words and responding or expanding upon what was written originally.Improper Physical therapists may transition from patient care to a manager position without training for this job.