DE.CC6L. Language Standards 6-12
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
CC6L6. Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
DE.CC6RI. Reading Standards for Informational Text 6-12
Craft and Structure
CC6RI4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings