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Common Core Standard L.6.5 Questions

Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.

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Grade 6 Figurative Language CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5a
Which of the following is an example of personification?
  1. The cookies smelled like a delicious cake.
  2. The cookies smell delicious.
  3. The delicious smell of cookies walked me to the kitchen.
  4. The delicious cookies are a dream.
Grade 6 Personification CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5a
Which is an example of personification?
  1. The wind grabbed onto my arms.
  2. The wind is like a thundering sea.
  3. The wind is the sea.
  4. The wind winds wondrously without a witness
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
What is the denotation of general?
  1. not specific
  2. an idea
  3. involving, applicable to, or affecting the whole
  4. particular
Grade 6 Personification CCSS: CCRA.R.4, CCRA.L.5, RL.6.4, L.6.5, L.6.5a

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Which phrase from the passage is an example of personification?
  1. "Spring flirted with me today"
  2. "bitter cold drops still carrying fragments of ice"
  3. "green leaves and the gardens's brown soil"
  4. "a gift I tuck away in the drawer"
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
What is the denotation of connotation?
  1. something suggested by a word or thing
  2. the meaning of a word or phrase
  3. a quality, feeling, or attitude expressed by the words that someone uses in speaking or writing
  4. overall feeling, emotion or effect created in the reading
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies
Bridge Type: Type/Kind
CHESS : GAME
  1. checkers : basketball
  2. kid : child
  3. man : woman
  4. tennis : sport
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies Bridge Type: Definition (Antonyms)
FULL : EMPTY
  1. boring : exciting
  2. sweet : tasty
  3. loud : intense
  4. new : young
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies
Bridge Type: Other
WHALE : OCEAN
  1. car : garage
  2. snake : ocean
  3. tiger : jungle
  4. chair : table
Grade 6 Connotations and Denotations CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5c
What is the denotation of "denotation"?
  1. something suggested by a word or thing
  2. the meaning of a word or phrase
  3. a quality, feeling, or attitude expressed by the words that someone uses in speaking or writing
  4. overall feeling, emotion or effect created in the reading
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies Bridge Type: Part to Whole
SATURDAY : WEEKEND
  1. November : December
  2. Wednesday : night
  3. today : afternoon
  4. January : winter
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies
Bridge Type: Function
LAMENTATION : SORROW
  1. psalm : warning
  2. sonnet : religion
  3. eulogy : praise
  4. newspaper : disapproval
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies
Bridge Type: Part to Whole
BRANCH : TREE
  1. lemon : fruit
  2. leg : chair
  3. plant : flower
  4. road : car
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies
Bridge Type: Definition (Antonyms)
EXHAUSTING : REJUVENATING
  1. disturbing : soothing
  2. cruel : ruthless
  3. pitiful : miserable
  4. vexing : irritating
Grade 6 Vocabulary CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.6.5, L.6.5b
Analogies
Bridge Type: Function
MUSICIAN : MUSIC
  1. shower : water
  2. chef : food
  3. machine : snow
  4. child : art
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