The Color Purple Crossword

Created
Sep 19, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

raped by stepfather and children taken from her Celie
who Mr____ initially wanted to marry nettie
Mr____'s first name Albert
Mr____'s lover at first but then becomes friends with Celie and eventually becoming her lover Shug
tries to abuse his wife to show dominance but fails because his wife is strong and independent harpo
Celie's sister travels to this continent and thinks it is magical africa
main setting of the book, the state that Celie and Mr____ live in georgia
the book is composed of _____ from Celie to God and from Nettie to Celie letters
strong and independent woman that does not accept mistreatment from anyone especially her husband sofia
mulatto woman that Harpo has a relationship with after Sofia leaves him squeak
Sofia's boyfriend after she leaves Harpo prizefighter
was believed to be Celie's and Nettie's biological father until Nettie learned he was not. Abused and raped Celie alphonso
the minister that adopts Celie's biological children and ends up marrying Celie's sister samuel
falls in love with and eventually marries Tashi adam
Olinka village girl who undergoes the african traditions of facial scarring and genital mutilation tashi
racist wife of the mayor. She asks Sofia to be her maid but sofia refuses. Later Sofia is forced to become her maid. miss millie
Shug's husband that begins an affair with Squeak grady
Sofia's reply to the mayor's wife request that she be here maid hell no
the amount of years Sofia was sentenced for jail for defying the mayor and his wife twelve
is the biggest struggle for the black characters in this book racism
the biggest struggle for the women in this novel sexism
the age of Celie fourteen

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The Color Purple Crossword

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Mar 17, 2016
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Alice Walker The Color Purple Word Search

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May 18, 2017
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The Color Purle Puzzle Crossword

Created
Mar 23, 2016
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What age does Celie get marred? Fourteen
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The Color Purple Crossword

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Romeo & Juliet Crossword

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Mar 1, 2016
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The Color Purple Crossword

Created
Apr 2, 2018
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In Celie’s case, not something that happens for love, but because Pa forces her into it with Mr. ___ Marriage
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Jun 6, 2017
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Wuthering Heights Crossword

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Apr 26, 2016
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She marries Edgar Linton. Catherine
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Great Expectations Crossword

Created
Sep 7, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What is Pip's last name? Pirrip
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