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Sample Composition Test

The following represents a sample ELP Composition Test

Students have one hour to complete both parts of this test.

Part One: Describe the picture below in a single well-developed paragraph.


Part Two: Write a well-developed essay explaining whether you agree or disagree with the following statement. Be sure to include an introduction, a thesis statement that gives your opinion, and a conclusion. In your essay, use specific reasons that explain your answer.

During a student’s first term at a new school, he or she should live on campus.