How Transitions Show Shifts, Sequence & Relationships in Your Writing

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What is a narrative?

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1. What is NOT true about transitions?

2. What type of change does this transition show? 'After Susan's mother dropped her off at school, she drove home.'

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will assist you in reviewing information about transitions. You can expect questions which test your ability to identify different types of transitions and what they show.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools cover the following topics:

  • What a narrative is
  • Types of transitions
  • Reasons to use transitions
  • Characteristics of transitions

Skills Practiced

You also have the opportunity to practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on what transitions do
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding transitions and the types of relationships they show
  • Defining key concepts-ensure that you can determine what a narrative is

Additional Learning

You can also review the lesson titled How Transitions Show Shifts, Sequence and Relationships in Your Writing to get more information on writing with transitions. This lesson also goes over the following objectives:

  • Understand the difference between narrative and expository writing
  • Determine when using transitions can improve your writing
  • Review the how transitions are used in each type of essay
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