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NES ELA: Strategies for Acquiring New Vocabulary Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following words or phrases demonstrates a contrast?

Question 2 2. Word walls can be organized:

Question 3 3. Vocabulary exposure in the classroom should be _____. Choose the BEST option.

Question 4 4. A likely context for the use of the word acquit would be _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT part of making a word map?

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Question 6 6. Choose the BEST answer. When studying vocabulary, consider:

Question 7 7. Which of the following strategies is not employed when teaching vocabulary in context?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is not a reference for vocabulary?

Question 9 9. Why would expanding one's reading help a person to learn vocabulary in context?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not a technique for finding the meaning of a word based on context?

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Question 11 11. A non-example of the word introvert, or someone who gets energy from being alone rather than with people, would be _____.

Question 12 12. Word maps are:

Question 13 13. How can we make sure we can remember new vocabulary words over time?

Question 14 14.

Use the context to decide what the meaning of the word facetious is:

Keesha was almost never serious. She annoyed people with her facetious comments despite her attempt at being funny. When Carlos said he failed algebra, she jokingly responded saying, 'I guess you're not smart enough.'

Question 15 15. What would be the best literary connection for the word 'erratic'?

NES ELA: Strategies for Acquiring New Vocabulary Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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