RL.4 Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
RL.7.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text; analyze the impact of rhymes and repetitions of sounds on meaning and tone in a specific line or section of a literary work.
RL.10 Read and understand complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently, connecting prior knowledge and experiences to text.
RL.7.10 By the end of grade 7, read and understand literature within the 6-8 text complexity band proficiently and independently for sustained periods of time. Connect prior knowledge and experiences to text.