Meaning from Context
Listen for the inference, p.9, p.126
Previewing
Predicting
Title, Main Idea, Summary, p.116, p.124

100

Stop at the traffic light at the intersection of Pine Street and Euclid Avenue.

a. an intersection is a kind of highway or one-way street

b. an intersection has a sidewalk for pedestrians

c. an intersection is where two streets cross

an intersection is where two streets cross

100

(read p.9, 1)

The man is ______.

a. staying home 

b. planning a vacation

c. buying a plane ticket

d. renting a car 

d. renting a car

100

What is this text?

a. letter    b. advertisement    c. test    d. email

letter

100

This book is about_____

a. learning to get better scores

b. how to get into college

c. colleges and universities 

d. learning which tests are the best

learning to get better scores

100

Soccer is a spot that almost everyone in good physical shape can play. In basketball, most players are tall. In football they're heavy and strong. Soccer is different. 

a. Basketball players have to be tall, or they won't do well in the sport.

b. Speed and other things are more important in soccer.

c. Football is really like rugby, and it helps if you are strong.

d. Some sports only care about your size.



b. Speed and other things are more important in soccer.


200

I received a publication in the mail today, and I read five good stories in it.

a. A publication is a letter.

b. A publication is a magazine.

c. A publication is a package.

b. A publication is a magazine.

200

(read p.9, 2) 

The man and woman work ______

a. in a store

b. at a gym

c. for a magazine

d. in an office

for a magazine

200

Who wrote this?

a. friend   b. boss    c. teacher   d. relative

boss

200

This book is about ______-

a. all the types of wine

b. how to find good wine

c. how to drink wine

d. the process of making wine

the process of making wine

200

People on a long drive should rest more often. They can buy gas, eat, sight see, or exercise a little. When they get tire, they can pull over on the side of the road. Without regular breaks, drivers can easily become tired and careless. 

a. You should be careful while driving. You should also stop and exercise to stay fit.

b. Drivers should stop regularly on long trips. Not taking breaks can cause accidents.

c. Long trips can be boring. It's nice to have something to do so you don't get bored.

d. Cars are slow. Take a plane trip instead.

Drivers should stop regularly on long trips. Not taking breaks can cause accidents.

300

John's temperature is okay, but he can't eat and his body hurts because he has indigestion.

a. Indigestion is a stomachache.

b. Indigestion is a sore throat.

c. Indigestion is a fever.

a. Indigestion is a stomachache.

300

(read p.9, 3) 

The man and woman ______.

a. were late

b. had a flat tire

c. had an accident

d. were lost

had a flat tire

300

Who wrote it?

a. boss  b. secretary  c. friend   d. husband

c. friend

300

This book is about ______

a. how to give a great speech

b. many speeches over the years

c. the history of making speeches

d. speeches from different countries

many speeches over the years

300

Walt Disney is famous all around the world for many kinds of entertainment: movies, TV shows, and parks. Disney, who was born in 1901, worked in Hollywood for 43 years. He started drawing when he was young, and sold his first drawings to his neighbors. In 1923, he moved to Hollywood where he started making movies with drawings which are called cartoons. His biggest idea was to make a big park called Disneyland, where people can have fun getting on rides and seeing the famous cartoons in real life.

What should be the title of this?

a. Disney movies, shows, and parks

b. Before Disneyland, there was a man

c. Hollywood and Disneyland

d. The story of Walt Disney


d. The story of Walt Disney

400

The climate is good in my country in the winter.

a. the climate is the mountain

b. the climate is the food

c. the climate is the  weather

The climate is the weather.

400

(read p.126, exc O, 3)

The two people _______.

a. have different opinions.

b. like doing the same things.

c. will take vacations.

d. are working away from home.

c. will take vacations.

400

What will come next?

a. meeting place   b. day  c. time   d.topic

 day

400

a. This book is long and boring.

b. This book is about elephant's lives.

c. This book is about what elephants eat.

d. This book is for elephants.

This book is about elephant's lives.

400

Walt Disney is famous all around the world for many kinds of entertainment: movies, TV shows, and parks. Disney, who was born in 1901, worked in Hollywood for 43 years. He started drawing when he was young, and sold his first drawings to his neighbors. In 1923, he moved to Hollywood where he started making movies with drawings which are called cartoons. His biggest idea was to make a big park called Disneyland, where people can have fun getting on rides and seeing the famous cartoons in real life.

What is the main idea?

a. Disney is famous for making many forms of entertainment.

b. Disneyland came after the cartoons.

c. Disney lived in in Hollywood and made cartoons.

d. Drawing is important around the world.

Disney is famous for making many forms of entertainment.

500

Jim looked at a page in his atlas and studied the highways and cities carefully.

a. An atlas is a large dictionary

b. An atlas is a city in Morocco

c. An atlas is a book of maps

c. An atlas is a book of maps

500

(read p.126, exc O, 4)

The two people ____

a. never watch commercials.

b. don't like TV that much.

c. enjoy watching commercials

d. aren't entertained by the commercials

enjoy watching commercials

500

What will come next in the text?

a. description of the flowers 

b. wishes about her family

c. description of the party  

d. other people there

description of the flowers

500

Who is this book for?

a. people who live in Puerto Rico.

b. people who want to drive in Puerto Rico.

c. people who like to travel.

d. people visiting Puerto Rico.

people visiting Puerto Rico.

500

When Disney began making cartoons, he saw that he needed lots of people to work for him. He opened a place for his workers called Disney Studios. Disney's first cartoons were short, black and white, and with no sound. Disney's most famous cartoons were about Mickey Mouse. Then, Disney had the idea of making longer cartoon movies. His first movie was called Snow White which everyone loved. After that, he made many more.

What should be the title of this paragraph?

Making Disney Cartoons

or some feasible answer.

600

The street is hazardous at night for anyone who is alone.

a. hazardous is a dark

b. hazardous is only one lane

c. hazardous is not safe

c. hazardous is not safe

600

(read p.126, exc O, 6)

The two people ________

a. liked it a lot.

b. have different opinions.

c. watch a lot of them.

d. weren't satisfied with it.

d. weren't satisfied with it.

600

What will come nest in the text?

a. the date of the dance

b. the time of the dance

c. instructions for how to dance

d. the location of the dance

the time of the dance

600

This is part of ____

a.  a local newspaper    b. a big magazine    

c. a letter to a friend  d. a test from your teacher

a local newspaper

600


When Disney began making cartoons, he saw that he needed lots of people to work for him. He opened a place for his workers called Disney Studios. Disney's first cartoons were short, black and white, and with no sound. Disney's most famous cartoons were about Mickey Mouse. Then, Disney had the idea of making longer cartoon movies and in color. His first movie was called Snow White which everyone loved. After that, he made many more.

Give a summary of this paragraph.

Disney opened Disney Studios. First, his workers drew short cartoons in black and white. Later, they drew long cartoon movies in color.