Ch 2: Craft & Structure of a Passage

About This Chapter

Use these engaging lessons to learn more about the craft and structure of a reading passage. Each lesson is accompanied by a self-assessment quiz to use for checking your understanding of determining point-of-view, finding transitions, and more.

Craft & Structure of a Passage - Chapter Summary

This chapter is designed to help you quickly boost your knowledge of analyzing the structure of a passage. You'll examine the need for transitions in a reading passage to help maintain the logical flow of ideas and see ways to determine a writers tone. By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Understand how to identify the writer's tone and point-of-view
  • Explain how the use of transitions connects the ideas throughout a reading passage
  • Describe how to identify the different organizational patterns in a reading selection

The short video lessons allow you to study whenever you have a few minutes in your schedule. You can also download the transcripts to review offline and assess your understanding of the chapter by taking the practice quizzes. The timeline enables you to access any section of a video. Professional instructors are ready to answer any questions or provide additional support.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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