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Second Grade (Grade 2) Context Clues Questions

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Grade 2 Context Clues
The boys went wild when the teacher announced the winner.

In the sentence the word "wild" means
  1. an untamed animal.
  2. very excited, not orderly.
  3. in an unfair manner.
  4. a calm way of behaving
Grade 2 Context Clues
What does the word 'nectar' mean in the following sentence?

"Birds and insects drink the flowers' sweet nectar."
  1. the leaves of a flower
  2. a type of fruit
  3. a liquid inside the flower
  4. a type of animal
Grade 2 Context Clues
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.2.4, L.2.4a
The pond was so deep I could not touch the bottom.

DEEP means:
  1. goes down very far
  2. not very long
  3. extremely hot
  4. full of trash
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.2.4, L.2.4a
Grade 2 Context Clues
The bulb in my room is out.

What does the word BULB mean in this sentence?
  1. The seed of a new flower
  2. The part of a lamp that gives off light
  3. The part of the flower that comes out of the soil
  4. The wires of a lamp
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.2.4, L.2.4a
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.2.4, L.2.4a
We crossed a bridge to get to the other side of the pond.

BRIDGE means:
  1. a boat used to cross water
  2. a path connecting one thing to another
  3. a ladder going up high
  4. a sidewalk on the ground
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.2.4, L.2.4a
Dad hung the swing from the largest branch on the tree.

BRANCH means:
  1. a part sticking out from a tree
  2. a leaf on a tree
  3. a small part of a tree
  4. the trunk of a tree
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.R.4, RI.2.4

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Which definition best fits the word mysterious as it is used in the passage?
  1. Scary or worrisome
  2. Hard to see or explain
  3. Very weird or unusual
  4. Fake or made-up
Grade 2 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.2.4, L.2.4a
We watched the seagull dive into the water to catch a fish.

DIVE means:
  1. walk on the water
  2. splash in the water
  3. go head first into the water
  4. swim on top of the water
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