Context clues are hints in the writing that help you figure out what a word means. Each example below has hints within the passage or sentence to help you figure out the meaning of the word. Read each question CAREFULLY and bubble in the correct answer on your scantron. The word you are defining may be in bold, underlined or both.
Directions: In the exercise that follows, you will need to determine whether or not sentences have parallel structure. To maintain parallelism, you must list items with equal grammatical structure: Sylvia asked to borrow a ,, and . Sylvia needs to ,, and .