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D. Language:1. The student understands the nature of language.:9-12:The student...

LA.D.1.4.1 Add Website - Add Activity

applies an understanding that language and literature are primary means by which culture is transmitted.

LA.D.1.4.2 Add Website - Add Activity

makes appropriate adjustments in language use for social, academic, and life situations, demonstrating sensitivity to gender and cultural bias.

LA.D.1.4.3 Add Website - Add Activity

understands that there are differences among various dialects of English.

Dictionary of American Regional English

A dictionary of American Regional English. Site contains lists of words used in various areas of the U.S., including quizzes on the meanings or terms.

The Linguist List

Newspaper accounts of ebonics controversy. Articles detail various linguistic styles, their history and usage.

American Slanguages

A humorous dictionary of slang and phrases from various locations of the U.S.

Randy's Shakespearean Insult Server

Features a renewable insult source and other text from the Bard.

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