Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards
MD.L. Standards for Language (L)
Knowledge of Language
L3.CCR. Anchor Standard: Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
6.L3-a. Use knowledge of language and its conventions when writing, speaking, reading, or listening – Vary sentence patterns for meaning, reader/listener interest, and style.
6.L3-a.3. Analyze professional, peer, and their own writing or speech to determine the effect various sentence patterns have upon meaning, interest, and style.