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ACARA Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority

Content description ACELA1561

English / Year 9 / Language / Expressing and developing ideas
Content description
Identify how vocabulary choices contribute to specificity, abstraction and stylistic effectiveness
Elaborations
  1. comparing and contrasting vocabulary choices in informative and narrative texts, considering how they are used to create precise information, abstract ideas and/or stylistic interpretations of texts
  2. identifying examples of acronyms, abbreviations and proprietary words which are used creatively in texts
General capabilities
  • Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking
Modes
  • http://www.acara.edu.au/vocabulary/mode/s
    Speaking