Ch 21: OAE Middle Grades ELA: Phrases & Clauses

About This Chapter

We can help you review what you need to know about phrases and clauses, in preparation for the OAE Middle Grades ELA exam. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes provide an array of approaches that can help you correctly answer questions on the test.

OAE Middle Grades ELA: Phrases and Clauses - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter can assist you in reviewing what you studied in college about phrases and clauses, as part of your preparation for the OAE Middle Grades ELA Exam. The videos review all the important concepts, including:

  • Definition of clauses
  • Types of phrases
  • Subordination and coordination of independent and dependent clauses
  • Combining dependent and independent clauses

Our experienced instructors present the concepts clearly and concisely, in preparation for the test. By using a combination of video lessons and quizzes, studying the material becomes more effective as well as fun.

Objectives of the OAE Middle Grades ELA: Phrases and Clauses Chapter

The OAE Middle Grades ELA exam evaluates your proficiency in a wide range of English language arts including reading process and comprehension, reading text forms, analyzing and interpreting literature, the conventions of English language, modes of writing, and oral and visual communication. The lessons in this Phrases and Clauses chapter are found within Domain III: English Language Conventions, Composition, Writing Process and Research which makes up 15% of the test questions. You can check on how well you are progressing with your review if you take the self-assessment quizzes that accompany the videos. In doing so, you can also practice answering the types of questions that will appear on the test.

There are 150 multiple-choice items on the OAE Middle Grades ELA exam. Each item will present a passage or question followed by several possible response alternatives. You will need to select the single correct answer.

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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