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Reading skills inferring

Nov 19, 2014

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  • 1. What will you do if information youre reading isnt clearly stated?

2. Readersconstructmeaning But how to do ? 3. Think about.

  • What the writers take the words to mean
  • How they process sentence to find meaning

4. Inferring = Using these clues to give you a deeper understanding of your reading 5. The Senator admitted owning the gun that killed his wife. 6. The Senator admitted owning the gun that killed his wife.Can you infer? 7. The Senator admitted owning the gun that killed his wife.Theinferredmeaning sentence : The Senator was married & His wife is now dead. 8. The Senator admitted owning the gun that killed his wife.

  • Theinferredmeaning sentence :
  • * The Senator was married & His wife is now dead.
  • There is a Senator.
  • He owns a gun.
  • He is married.
  • His wife is dead.
  • That gun caused was dead.
  • The Senator admitted owning that gun.

9. The Senator admitted owning the gun that killed his wife.The original sentence : An admission of gun ownership 10. How does the writer imply us ? How do you draw conclusions ?

  • General Sense:
  • Murderers are usuallyincarceratedfor longer periods of time than robbers.

11. How does the writer imply us ? How do you draw conclusions ?

  • Examples:
  • Those who enjoy belonging to clubs, going to parties, and inviting friends often to their homes for dinner aregregarious.

12. How does the writer imply us ? How do you draw conclusions ?

  • Antonyms and Contrasts:
  • Ben is fearless, but his brother istimorous .

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