ELA-05 Targeted Standards(L) Strand: LanguageCluster: Vocabulary Acquisition and Use.
ELA-05.L.05 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
a. Interpret figuartive language, including similies and metaphors, in context.
b. Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages and proverbs.
c. Use the relationship between particular words (e.g synonyms, antonyms, homographs) to better understand each of the words.
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