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127 identifying implied information

Understanding Implied Meaning

In this lesson, students learn how to identify and understand implied meaning in written texts. They learn the difference between the commonly confused words “imply” and “infer” and practice reading between the lines and inferring the meaning of unfamiliar words. This lesson includes vocabulary review practice, comprehension, and assessment.

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  • 3+ hours
  • 13 pages
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Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • writing practice
  • assessment
Vocabulary
  • spell something out
  • read between the lines
  • draw conclusions
  • literal
  • implied
  • inference
  • prior knowledge
  • unfamiliar
  • decipher
  • utilize
  • explicitly
  • implicitly
  • convey
Grammar
  • imply vs. infer