Academic Standard

Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.11-12.1
Grade range: 
11 to 12
Groupings:
Category = Conventions of Standard English
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Apply the understanding that usage is a matter of convention, can change over time, and is sometimes contested.
Resolve issues of complex or contested usage, consulting references (e.g., Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage, Garner's Modern