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Table 4 Parameters of reading descriptor

From: Developing reading proficiency scales for EFL learners in China

Parameter Quantity/performance Quality/criterion
Verb Goal Modifier Topic and text type
Structure Can (understand) sth. In an adj. On a certain topic/material
Example (cognitive ability) Can recognize Specific information In a simple Story about personal experience
Example (comprehension strategy) Can analyze The author’s attitude By punctuations in Stories about life experience and perception