Adding New Words to Our Language
Washington Standards. One way that words are added to our language is by word borrowing. Words are "borrowed" from other countries and from other languages.
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The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
WA.1. Reading: The student understands and uses different skills and strategies to read.
1.2. Use vocabulary (word meaning) strategies to comprehend text.
1.2.2. Apply strategies to comprehend words and ideas.
1.2.2.a. Use word origins to determine the meaning of unknown words.
1.2.2.b. Use abstract, derived root words, prefixes, and suffixes from Greek and Latin to analyze the meaning of complex words (e.g., statistic, statistician).
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