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Accuplacer ESL Reading Skills Flashcards - Summary
Studying for the Accuplacer ESL Reading Skills exam is easy and fun using this chapter's entertaining flashcards. By flipping through each flashcard set, you can get up to speed with concepts like fiction and drama analysis, basic reading skills, literary analysis and the analysis of informational and nonfiction texts. Once you've completed this chapter, you will be able to tackle exam topics that include:
- Big picture reading vs. close reading strategies
- How to draw conclusions and interpret generalizations of a passage
- Differences between fact, persuasion and informed opinion in nonfiction
- Flashback, theme and setting in literature
- Elements in drama
- Deconstructionism in literature and how to analyze the American short story
How They Work
Flashcards enable you to use repetition and your memorization skills to successfully study for the Accuplacer ESL Reading Skills exam. Strengthen your knowledge of key concepts and ensure you're ready to excel on the exam by following the process below:
- Open a flashcard set for the Accuplacer ESL Reading Skills topic you're studying.
- Identify the ESL reading skills term or concept on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
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