Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
analyze how an author achieves specific effects and purposes using literary devices and figurative language (e.g., understatement, allusion, allegory, paradox)
understand that poets use techniques to evoke emotion in the reader.
rhyme (approximate, end, slant)
understand rhyme, rhythm, and sound elements
recognize that figurative language enriches text.
interpret figures of speech (e.g., euphemism, oxymoron, hyperbole, paradox) in context and analyze their role in the text.