Assessment Of 12 Powerful Words, Morphemes, And Affixes

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  • 1. 

    What word(s) is/are used to give additional information? 

    • A.

      Supporting details

    • B.

      Define

    • C.

      Explain

    • D.

      Preview

    Correct Answer
    A. Supporting details
    Explanation
    Supporting details are used to give additional information. They provide evidence, examples, or explanations that support or clarify the main idea or claim. They help to strengthen the argument or point being made by providing specific facts or examples.

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  • 2. 

    If I wanted to know the meaning fo a word I would ask you to ___ the word? 

    • A.

      Preview

    • B.

      Explain

    • C.

      Define

    • D.

      Clarify

    Correct Answer
    A. Preview
  • 3. 

    I had to ______ to my Mom why I was late coming home from the dance.  

    • A.

      Define

    • B.

      Explain

    • C.

      Restate

    • D.

      Question

    Correct Answer
    A. Define
    Explanation
    The word "define" means to give a clear explanation or meaning of something. In the given sentence, the speaker had to provide an explanation or clarify the reason for being late to their Mom. Therefore, "define" is the correct answer as it aligns with the context of the sentence.

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  • 4. 

     The teacher will _______ her statements for you if you ask.

    • A.

      Define

    • B.

      Explain

    • C.

      Preview

    • D.

      Clarify

    Correct Answer
    A. Define
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "clarify." The word "clarify" means to make something clear or easy to understand. In this context, the teacher will make her statements clear for you if you ask.

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  • 5. 

     Contrast is a word used when stating the ______________ between two things

    • A.

      Differences

    • B.

      Similarities

    Correct Answer
    A. Differences
    Explanation
    "Contrast" is a term used to describe the distinctions or variations between two things. It highlights the differences between the two entities, emphasizing their divergent characteristics or qualities. This word is commonly employed when comparing and contrasting two objects, concepts, or ideas to highlight their dissimilarities and create a clear distinction between them.

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