ISTEP+ Grade 8 - English Language Arts: Test Prep & Practice Final Exam

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Question 1 1.

Check the parallelism of the following sentence. Choose the answer that best corrects the problem.

He sat down at the table expecting to order, eat, and be enjoying his meal alone.

Question 2 2. What does the volume number reference on a magazine?

Question 3 3. A metaphor can be defined as the following:

Question 4 4. Identify the example of metonymy in this sentence: While not essential to finding a great job, learning a different tongue can make you a much more attractive hire.

Question 5 5. Which sentence correctly uses their, there, or they're?

Question 6 6. What is another term for a frame narrative?

Question 7 7. A work of fiction is ____.

Question 8 8. Which of the prefixes listed means opposite?

Question 9 9.

In the following example, which word is the adverb and what is its purpose?


The events in the movie are mostly true.

Question 10 10. How are the comparative forms of most adjectives and adverbs formed?

Question 11 11. Sarah is doing scholarly research on a technical topic. What type of search engine would likely yield the best results for her work?

Question 12 12. What is the theme of a short story?

Question 13 13. Which of the following quotes utilizes the literary device 'chiasmus'?

Question 14 14. Which of these is not one of the five senses?

Question 15 15. Why is it important to strike a respectful tone in your academic essays?

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ISTEP+ Grade 8 - English Language Arts: Test Prep & Practice Final Free Practice Test Instructions

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