Academic Standard

Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings in grades 9-10 reading and content; interpret figures of speech in context and analyze their role in a text; analyze nuances in the meaning of words with similar denotations.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.ELA.9-10.L.VAU.5
Grade range: 
9 to 10
Groupings:
Cornerstone = Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.