What Is the Definition of Context Clues?


Context clues are words and phrases in a sentence that help you identify the meaning of words that are unfamiliar. The definition is used to fit the context. Context names could be synonyms a restatement of the word or an example that helps define the word.
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Context clues are words or phrases in a sentence that help the reader figure out the meaning of an unknown word. Antonyms, synonyms, stated examples, contrasts and restatements all function as context clues.
Context clues are clues that are found within the substance of something. This is usually in writing and refers to bits of information within the writing that may refer to something of larger significance. This can also be foreshadowing.
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