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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

Author's Use of Language

Grade: 8th Grade
Standard:

8.9.D*

Description:

describe how the author's use of figurative language such as extended metaphor achieves specific purposes;

Standard:

8.9.E*

Description:

identify and analyze the use of literary devices, including multiple points of view and irony;

NOTE: The use of irony is not eligible for assessment until the 2021-2022 school year.

Standard:

8.9.F

Description:

analyze how the author's use of language contributes to the mood, voice, and tone; and

8th Grade Reading - Author's Use of Language Lesson
 
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