Adding New Words to Our Language
Virginia 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:
VA.ESOL. Virginia 2010 English Standards of Learning
8.4. The student will apply knowledge of word origins, analogies, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development within authentic texts.
8.4.c) Use roots, affixes, cognates, synonyms, and antonyms to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words and technical vocabulary.
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