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Common Core Standard L.11-12.3 Questions

Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.

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Grade 12 Commas CCSS: CCRA.L.2, CCRA.L.3, L.11-12.2, L.11-12.3
"All children, except one, grow up." - Peter Pan

In the sentence above, the commas help achieve what purpose?
  1. Add another item to a list
  2. Provide an exception to a claim
  3. Give the reader additional information
  4. Make the sentence more interesting
Grade 11 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.3, L.11-12.3
When writing, using a word like SPECTACLES or EYEGLASSES instead of the word GLASSES represents:
  1. regional word choice
  2. American English
  3. British English
  4. using a thesaurus
Grade 11 Capitalization and Punctuation CCSS: CCRA.L.2, CCRA.L.3, L.8.2a, L.11-12.2, L.11-12.3
"I am a sick man . . . I am a spiteful man." - Notes from the Underground

In the sentence above, how is the ellipsis used?
  1. To indicate an omission in the sentence
  2. To show the narrator trailing off in thought
  3. To denote information before the sentence
  4. To connect the two ideas
Grade 11 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.3, L.11-12.3
Spelling a word like ARTIFACT as ARTEFACT represents a:
  1. synonym
  2. antonym
  3. misspelling
  4. variant
Grade 11 Writing CCSS: CCRA.W.1, CCRA.L.3, W.11-12.1e, L.11-12.3
What is the best definition of the term "sentence closer?"
  1. A sentence closer is any word, phrase, or clause - or mixture of words, phrases, or clauses - at the beginning of a sentence.
  2. A sentence closer is any word, phrase, or clause - or mixture of words, phrases, or clauses - at the end of a sentence.
  3. A sentence closer is a complete sentence occurring at the end of a sentence.
  4. A sentence closer is a prepositional phrase occurring at the end of a sentence.
Grade 12 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.3, L.11-12.3

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Which strategy that Dickens uses has the most dramatic effect in this opening passage?
  1. Comma usage
  2. Parallel structure
  3. Past tense
  4. Superlative adjectives and adverbs

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