Common Core: 3rd Grade English Language Arts : Use Context to Find the Meaning of a Word or Phrase: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.3.4.A

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Example Question #1 : Use Context To Find The Meaning Of A Word Or Phrase: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.3.4.A

Use the sentences below to define "elegant". 

The princess looked very elegant at the ball. She wore a beautiful black dress that fit her perfectly. 

Possible Answers:

To look tired

To look hungry 

To look very messy

To look very put together and stylish 

Correct answer:

To look very put together and stylish 

Explanation:

The two sentences are describing the princess. In the second sentence we are told that she wore a beautiful black dress that fit her well. We can assume that this means she looked good; thus, the best answer choice is "To look very put together and stylish". 

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