Academic Standard: Strand + Domain

College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Language
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Strand + Domain
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L
Grade range: 
No grade range
 
Elements within this Strand + Domain
 
Standard
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and