Verifying Word Meanings Worksheets

Related ELA Standard: L.6.4.D

Core Standard

There are a number of different methods you can use to validate the meaning of a word. First, you could look the word up in an authoritative source. This can be done using an electronically means or your good old paper dictionary. You can also use the context of the sentence to understand the meaning of a word. You can also use surrounding words to help you make a plausible guess as to the words meaning. You can also use the prefix, root word, or suffix to better understand the nature of a word. This collective of worksheets will help you learn to quickly verify the meaning of unknown words in selections that you read.









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