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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The paper's main claim thesis
Where you got the info from source
Keeping it short and tight concise
Writing that convinces persuasive
True story from a person's life memoir
Info NOT needed in a website citation URL
How a Works Cited is sequenced alphabetical
arguable statement claim
These with explanation prove the claim quotations
Example: The hydrant is on fire! irony
Example: I watched it a million times. hyperbole
Example: Her heart is gold. metaphor
Punctuation Mark needed: "I think therefore, I am." semicolon
Punctuation Mark needed: "Think then speak." comma
Research papers are a ___ of info from various sources. synthesis
__ websites before using them. evaluate
Website citations include Web and the access __ date
These create continuity between ideas transitions

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Research Paper Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

Microsoft Word
Website
Concession
Conclusion
Body Paragraph
Thesis
Cover Page
MLA
Author
works cited
credible source
Quotation
notecard
citation
Format
Paragraph

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Punctuation Marks Word Search

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Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Underline
Semicolon
Quotation Mark
Question Mark
Period
Parentheses
Hyphen
Ellipsis
Dash
Comma
Colon
Apostrophe
Exclamation Mark

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ACT English and Reading Words Word Search

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Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

DETAILS
PURPOSE
TOPIC
COMPREHEND
PREDICT
PARAPHRASE
SKIM
NATURAL SCIENCE
HUMANITIES
SOCIAL SCIENCE
PROSE FICTION
BENCHMARK
CONCISE
CONSTRUCTION
WORDINESS
REDUNDANCY
PARALLELSISM
MISPLACEDMODIFIER
FRAGMENT
RUNON
PRONOUNS
NOUNS
AGREEMENT
DASH
PARENTHESES
SEMICOLON
COLON
APOSTROPHES
COMMAS
ORGANIZATION
LETTEROFTHEDAY
NOCHANGE
READ
RHETORIC
PUNCTUATION
GRAMMAR
FORMAT
DIRECTIONS
PACING
ANSWERS
PASSAGES
QUESTIONS
MAINIDEA
MULITPLECHOICE
WRITING
MINUTES
READING
ENGLISH

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8th Grade Vocabulary Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

ALLUSIONS
ANALOGY
ANALYZE
argumentative
bias
characterization
citation
claim
connotation
denotation
elaborate
evaluate
evidence
explanatory
expository
generalize
imagery
inference
irony
literal
memoir
paraphrase
persuasive
point of view
relevant
satire
stereotype
style
support
symbolism
textual evidence
theme
thesis
transition words
words cited

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Informative/Expository Writing Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A sentence that explains the main ideas of an essay thesis
A sentence that tells the main idea of a paragraph topic
MLA is an abbreviation for 'Modern ________________ Association" Language
The page that appears at the end of an essay that lists all of the sources used for the in-text citations is called Works Cited
Conversational style of writing in which the author uses personal pronouns such as "me" or "my" Informal
First paragraph of an informative essay introduction
Last paragraph of an informative essay Conclusion
_______ Details: Facts, quotations, examples and other information that is used to support a topic sentence Supporting
Formal style writing should contain this type of sentence complete
_________ Citation: A writer gives credit to another source/author within the body of their essay in text
The purpose of informative writing inform
When using an in-text citation from another author, list the author's __________ name and the page where you found the fact last
Within an in-text citation, if you do not know the author's last name, list the ____________ of the text instead title

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English Punctuation Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

I am at the end of a sentence Fullstop
I am at the start of a sentences and is used for names and places Capital Letter
I am used for making a list and used for taking a pause Comma
I am used for when someone is speacking Speach Marks
I am used for a question Question Mark
I am used to indicate possession of or a missing letter Apostrophe
I am used to indicate strong feelings or high volume Exclamation Mark
I'm used to join words Hyphen
I'm used to preced a list Colon
I'm used to seperate major sentence elements Semicolon

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English Composition Crossword

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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The first stage in the writing process Prewriting
The second stage in the writing process Writing
The third stage in the writing process Rewriting
Essay that relates an event or tells a story Narrative
Essay that explains a term or a particular use of a word Definition
Essay that explains how something works Process
Essay that convinces someone of a particular point of view or action Argument
Who will read or receive an essay Audience
The subject of the essay Topic
The perspective from which an essay is told Point of view
Generating as many ideas as possible, without censoring Brainstorming
A sentence that conveys the main claim of the paper Thesis
Using someone else's words or ideas without credit Plagiarism
Things based on evidence, numbers, statistics, data, or documentation Facts
Things based on unproven beliefs Opinions
The author's attitude toward a subject Bias
Compare-__________: How two things are similar and different Contrast
Cause-__________: One thing leads to another Effect
Shows an indirect comparison using "like" or "as" Simile
Shows an indirect comparison without using "like" or "as" Metaphor
Something that represents something else Symbol
A form of internal business correspondence Memo
A word modifying a verb or adjective Adverb
Use of a comma when a hard break is needed Comma splice
In APA style, a list of sources used References
Appeal to reason Logos
Appeal to the character of the writer Ethos
Appeal to the audience's sympathies, values, beliefs, and emotions Pathos
Provides a concise and complete summary of the essay Abstract
__________ bibliography: List of references and commentary on each Annotated
Where the story takes place Setting
The author's attitude toward the text Tone
Break down into parts to see interrelationships Analyze
Put parts together in a new fashion Synthesize
__________ review: Reading and responding to a classmate's paper Peer
The ability to make new things or think of new ideas Creativity
__________ thinking: the ability to apply reasoning and logic to new or unfamiliar ideas Critical
The systematic investigation into and study of materials and sources in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions Research
A piece of writing that gives the author's own argument Essay

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8th grade vocabulary Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

persuasive
textual evidence
works cited
thesis
transition words
satire
theme
symbolism
support
style
stereotype
relevant
point of view
paraphrase
memoir
literal
irony
inference
imagery
generalize
expository
explanatory
evidence
evalvate
elaborate
denotation
connotation
claim
citation
characterization
bias
argumentative
analyze
analogy
allusions

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Microsoft Word Chapter 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Correcting words for you Auto Correct
Inserted breaks Automatic Page Break
Note at end of document Endnote
Text or graphics at the bottom of a document Footer
Note about a resource at the bottom of the page Footnote
1st line hangs to left from the rest of the paragraph Hanging Indent
At top of page. Page number or any other paper information Header
Ruler at top of the page Horizontal Ruler
Changes the entire margin Left Indent Marker
Modern Language Association of America MLA
Spaces between paragraphs Paragraph Spacing
Info that is being used from a source Reference
Spacing between each line Line Spacing
Manually inserting breaks in the paper Manual Page Break
Placing copied information into a document Pasting
Using researched info without reference Plagiarize
Reading your paper after your finished Proofreading
Document you can use to to communicate results of research Research Paper
Name of group formatting characteristics Style
Word with a similar meaning Synonym
Measurement on the left edge of a document Vertical Ruler
Collection of Bibliographies Works Cited
A mark that tells the reader that there is a footnote Super Script

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Sentences Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A group of words with no subject and verb phrase
A clause that can stand on its own independent
A clause that cannot stand on its own subordinate
A sentence with one independent clause simple
A sentence with two independent clauses compound
A sentence with an independent and subordinate clause complex
conjunction used for compound sentences coordinating
conjunction used for complex sentences subordinating
Used to remember coordinating conjunctions fanboys
Used to remember subordinating conjunctions awhitebus
Mark of punctuation that can combine compound sentences semicolon
Mark of punctuation needed before coordinating conjunction comma
Type of pronoun used at beginning of subordinate clause relative
Last name of the coolest student teacher in the world carder
Last name of coolest teacher at Hedgesville kaminski

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