Primary 4 English: Mastering Comprehension Visual Text and Cloze

Lim Geok Choo & Doreen Goh

Education

"There are 2 main sections in the book.


Section 1: Visual Text Comprehension

The section on Comprehension Visual Text is different from Comprehension (Open-Ended). A visual text has images and words to convey meaning. These help to make the meaning of the information clearer for readers. Examples of visual texts are: web pages, flyers, posters, advertisements, brochures, newsletters. The following common types of questions in Comprehension Visual Text are explained in this section: (a) True statement, (b) Vocabulary in context, (c) Important details, (d) Reasons, (e)
Evidence, (f) Facts vs. non-facts, (g) Main aim, (h) Punctuation. 10 full tests in Comprehension Visual Text follow this section.


Section 2: Comprehension Cloze

Comprehension cloze is a test of pupils’ ability to comprehend a text. There are 15 deletions in the text. The missing words are from different word classes. The following are some useful strategies on comprehension cloze covered in this book: (a) Collocations, (b) Contextual clues, (c) Connectors, (d) Synonyms / Antonyms, (e) Summary, (f) Grouping, (g) Referring back and forward, (h) Cumulative and global comprehension. 10 tests in Comprehension Cloze follow this section.


Publisher:
MarketAsia Books

ISBN:
9789811111693

Pages:
160

Weight:
350g

Price:
8.90