L.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when speaking.
L.1.a Demonstrate the ability to speak in complete sentences and to form questions using frequently occurring nouns, verbs, question words, and prepositions; name and use in context numbers 0–10 (see pre-kindergarten mathematics standards for Counting and Cardinality).
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
L.4 Ask and answer questions about the meanings of new words and phrases introduced through books, activities, and play.
L.4.a With guidance and support, generate words that are similar in meaning (e.g., happy/glad, angry/mad).