English Language Arts Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Adding New Words to Our Language

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Virginia Standards

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.