AK.L.7. Language Standards
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
L.7.5. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
L.7.5.a. Interpret the intent or meaning of figures of speech (e.g., literary, religious, and mythological allusions; euphemisms) as used in context.
L.7.5.b. Use the relationship between particular words (e.g., synonym/antonym, analogy) to better understand each of the words.
AK.RL.7. Reading Standards for Literature
Craft and Structure
RL.7.5. Analyze the overall structure of a text: how a drama’s or poem’s form or structure (e.g. sonnet, soliloquy) contributes to its meaning, including analyzing the impact of rhymes and other repetitions of sounds (e.g., alliteration) on a specific verse or stanza of a poem or section of a story or drama.