English Language Arts Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Usage

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Maryland Standards

MD.5.0. Controlling Language
5.A.1. Recognize elements of grammar in personal and academic reading
5.A.2. Apply knowledge of grammar concepts and skills to control oral and written language
5.A.2.a. Consider the meaning, position, form, and function of words when identifying and using all grammatical concepts
5.B.1. Recognize examples of conventional usage in personal and academic reading
5.B.2. Comprehend and apply standard English usage in oral and written language
5.B.2.c. Recognize and correct common usage errors such as misplaced and dangling modifiers; incorrect use of verbs, double negatives; and commonly confused words such as accept - except