Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Use word-reference materials to determine meanings and etymology.
Identify word origins and derivations.
Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
Use roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms to expand vocabulary.
Identify and analyze the construction and impact of figurative language.
Use context and sentence structure to determine meanings and differentiate among multiple meanings of words.