Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
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Use the relationship between particular words (e.g., cause/effect, part/whole, item/category) to better understand each of the words.
Interpret figures of speech (e.g., personification) in context.
Distinguish among the connotations (associations) of words with similar denotations (definitions) (e.g., stingy, scrimping, economical, unwasteful, thrifty).