ELA-02 Targeted Standards(L) Strand: LanguageCluster: Vocabulary Acquisition and Use.
ELA-02.L.05 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
a. Identify real-life connections between words and their use (e.g describe foods that are spicy or juicy).
b. Distinguis shades of meaning among closely related verbs (e.g toss/throw/hurl) and closely related adjectives (e.g thing/slender/skinny. scrawny).
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