Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
Reading for All Purposes
Apply knowledge of complex spelling patterns (orthography) and word meanings (morphology) to decode words with accuracy.
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Identify real-life connections between words and their use (for example: describe foods that are spicy or juicy).
Distinguish shades of meaning among closely related verbs (for example: toss, throw, hurl) and closely related adjectives (for example: thin, slender, skinny, scrawny).
Demonstrate understanding of word relationships and nuances in word meanings.