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Comprehensive English: Overview & Practice Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following sentences about Gary is grammatically correct?

Question 2 2.

Theresa is a professor at a local university. Her student, Kevin, has content from the Journal of Sociology. The following is an example of how most of his essay appears to be written:

''The research clearly points out that 'While the level of crime has mostly gone down throughout the country, the level of violent crime in major cities has gone up. This trend is highly worrisome as the concept of the 'Criminal Triangle' identified by situation theory identifies that the largest problem is the presence of an able protector'''

Why would Theresa likely award him a low grade?

Question 3 3.

Please select what type of faulty comparison error, if any, is in the sentence that follows:

Mustache Dad is the best character in the Twilight series.

Question 4 4. Which of the following is a question we should ask ourselves when editing the work of others?

Question 5 5. How would you express the plural possessive of the word 'child'?

Question 6 6. What is the purpose of supporting sentences in a paragraph?

Question 7 7. Which is the full definition of a paragraph?

Question 8 8. What is the term for the word that shows action or state of being?

Question 9 9. What is audience in terms of an essay?

Question 10 10. Transcendentalists valued all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT an example of personification?

Question 12 12. Which statement best describes what we can learn about themes from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet?

Question 13 13. Which of the following would you NOT comment on when peer editing for content?

Question 14 14.

Identify the type of idiom or phrasal verb used in the sentence that follows:

Dracula honestly hoped he'd never run into Van Helsing again.

Question 15 15. How did 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn make a clear break from the formality of romanticism?

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