The OGT. Reading Component Writing Component. Key points. Take your time! Carefully read the selections, DON’T SKIP QUESTIONS! Skim the test to see length and variety. Pay careful attention to directions! Do exactly what the question asks. On multiple choice, read all 4 choices!
Conflict, metaphor, simile, cause and effect, compare and contrast, order of importance, and spacial order.
Graphs: visual representation of data. (trends, sizes)
Read the title. Read the x-axis and y-axis. Read any other labels. Read the data.
Why do they use them?
To connect with our senses
To convey personal qualities.
To set the mood or make an impact
To say it in a new, original way
Use this link to practice : Figurative language
Review Punctuation with this link.