Read the passage in each box. Read each question after the passage. Choose the best answer. Then mark the space on your answer document for the answer you have chosen.
A Special Person
In English class, Sarah has been asked to write a description of someone special to her. Sarah wants to write about her older brother.
Which of these would best help Sarah write her description of her older brother?
A B C D
Calling his friends and telling them about him Thinking about all the things she likes about him Making a list of things she wants him to do for her Asking him to take her to the library
Here is the first part of Sarah’s rough draft.
(1)A special person in my life is my big brother. (2)His name is Ben. (3)He has always been there to help me out and has been there for me when I needed him.
How are sentences 1 and 2 best combined?
F G H J
A special person in my life is Ben, my big brother. A special person in my life is Ben, he is my big brother. In my life a special person is my big brother, his name is Ben. My big brother Ben, he is a special person in my life.