Academic Standard: Category

Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Category
Code: 
TSS.ELA.11-12.L.VAU
Grade range: 
No grade range
 
Elements within this Category
 
Standard
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on 11th -12th grade-level text by choosing flexibly from a
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings in grades 11-12 reading and content; interpret
Acquire and accurately use general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the