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cloze

 (klōz)
adj.
Based on or being a test of reading comprehension in which the test taker is asked to supply words that have been systematically deleted from a text.

[Alteration of closure.]

cloze

(kloʊz)

adj.
of or designating a procedure for measuring comprehension or text difficulty by requiring the reader to supply elements that have been deleted from a text.
[1953; from closure]
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Adj.1.cloze - based on or being a test of reading skill using the cloze procedure
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And Tess won't look pretty in her best cloze no mo--o--ore
Modeling local item dependence in cloze and reading comprehension test items using testlet response theory.
It also includes cloze and maze activities to develop the semantic cueing system (Paulson & Freeman, 2003) (see below).
Tasks consisted of multiple choice questions, cloze tests, and matching activities (Figure 1).
This was done as a cloze exercise followed by class discussion, providing students with an opportunity to develop relevant vocabulary (for example biodiversity and ecosystems) and preparing them to comprehend the video when it was shown.
As students read, the app prompts them to take periodic assessments from right inside a book, including multiple choice questions, shortresponse questions, and cloze (fillin-the-blank) assessments.
Content reading strategies such as graphic organisers, the three level guide or cloze exercise are generic, in that they can be applied across subject areas (see Morris & Stewart-Dore, 1984).
In the first, with 85 fourth-year students, as well as in the second, with 73 fourth and fifth-year (former 3rd and 4th-grade), the authors aimed to investigate the adequacy of the Cloze test to assess and develop the reading comprehension.
He advocates the use of a cloze outline of the text (one in which words are deleted) to encourage work on a specific aspect of grammar.
In addition, through Pearson Correlation it was found that the knowledge of phrasal verbs has a positive relationship with learners' cloze reading comprehension.
An important conclusion from that review was the lack of instruments to assess adolescents and, mainly, adults; the only resources identified for evaluation of this population were instruments based on the Cloze [3] procedure.
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