Interpret figures of speech (e.g., euphemism, oxymoron) in context and analyze their role in the text.
Reading for All Purposes
- Interpret how the structure of written English contributes to the pronunciation and meaning of complex vocabulary
Context, parts of speech, grammar, and word choice influence the understanding of literary, persuasive, and informational texts
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.