Adding New Words to Our Language
Oklahoma Education Standards. One way that words are added to our language is by word borrowing. Words are "borrowed" from other countries and from other languages. Read More...
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The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
OK.8.R. Reading/Literature: The student will apply a wide range of strategies to comprehend, interpret, evaluate, appreciate, and respond to a wide variety of texts. Participate productively in self-directed work teams to create observable products.
8.R.1: Vocabulary - The student will expand vocabulary through word study, literature, and class discussion. Use a knowledge of word parts and word relationships, as well as context clues (the meaning of the text around a word), to determine the meaning of specialized vocabulary and to understand the precise meaning of grade-level-appropriate words.
8.R.1:2. Word Origins - Recognize and analyze the influence of historical events on English word meaning and vocabulary expansion.
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