Writing Process List Crossword

Created
Nov 16, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

a punctuation mark that joins two complete sentences together semi-colon
commas after ______ elements introductory
a punctuation mark indicating a pause between parts of a sentence comma
conjunctive adverbs (with appropriate punctuation), coordination
you use ____ ______ to check the spelling of your words spell check
when pulling something directly from a text you must use _____ _____ quotation marks
unnecessary words that can be taken out of a paper wordiness
you should ____ your papers before turning them in revise
a sentence that expresses the main idea of the paragraph in which it appears topic sentence
a short sentence that summarizes the main point of an essay thesis

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Argumentative Writing Crossword

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Feb 2, 2017
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making a claim supporting it argument
making a claim supporting it using feelings persuasion
The position that you are trying to get your reader to accept claim
Facts that support your claim evidence
Statement that explains how the evidence supports and connects to the claim bridge
Challenging the argument by addressing the position of someone who may not agree with the argument counterargument
Demonstrating why the counterargument is wrong refutation
Who will be affected by the topic. Who will read the essay. audience
Also known as claim Thesis statement
First paragraph where you will hook the reader introduction
Paragraph that introduces the reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 1
Paragraph that introduces the second reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 2
Paragraph that introduces an opposing claim Body Paragraph 3
Last paragraph that restates the thesis statement conclusion
The first sentence in each paragraph that tells you what the paragraph is talking about topic sentence
words that show the relationships among the ideas in a piece of writing transition

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Parts of Speach Crossword

Created
Oct 6, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What is a person place or thing? noun
What are words that take places of nouns? pronoun
Action words verb
What makes a verb more descriptive? adverb
Words that describes something? adjective
Expresses relation to a noun or pronoun preposition
Joins things together most used: and, but, or conjunction
An abrupt remark in a sentense interjection
A punctuation mark indicating a pause between parts of a sentence comma
A written sequence of two or more main clauses that are not separated by a period or semicolon or joined by a conjunction run on
A phrase or clause written as a sentence but lacking an element fragment

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Informative/Expository Writing Crossword

Created
Feb 21, 2017
Type
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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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Ms.Barrow's Essay Writing Crossword

Created
Jan 27, 2017
Type
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The main idea of your essay thesis
You use __________ to support your ideas and points evidence
A noun or noun phrase that renames another noun in the sentence. appositive
When you expand or explain your evidence, it is called_________. elaboration
You create this as a plan before writing your essay. outline
Your thesis statement goes in the __________ sentence of your Intro paragraph. last
The first step of the writing process. (4 words) breakdowntheprompt
Term that means what or who your essay is about. topic
You must ______ evidence cite
Words or phrases that provide a connection between ideas, sentences, and paragraphs. transistions
Special paragraph that must be included in an argumentative essay. counterclaim
You must identify the prompt's task, topic, and __________ focus
The last paragraph of an essay conclusion
Attention grabber hook
You write with a __________ pencil
Always put your ______________ on assignments. name
person, place, thing, idea noun
action word verb
acronym used to remember conjunctions fanboys
Language ________ arts
Fill in the _________ thesis blank

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English Composition Crossword

Created
Sep 11, 2016
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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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First Semester Exam Review Crossword

Created
Dec 12, 2016
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The end or finish of a writing conclusion
your name, my name, class, date MLA heading
Producing advertisment for english products or services Advertising English
punction mark, indicating a pause between parts of the sentence comma
puncuation mark indicating a pause, typically between two independent clauses Semi colon
puncuation mark used to introduce a quotation or list of items colon
begin dependent clauses subconjunction
vital devices for essays transition word
A sentence containing a subordinate clause complex
A conjunction placed between words or phrases of equal rank coordinating
form of non-fiction writing persuasive writing
a pronoun that does not refer to any person, amount, or thing indefinite
a pronoun: I , you, he, she, it, we, they nominative
a pronoun typically used as a grammatical object objective

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English Punctuation Crossword

Created
Jun 28, 2016
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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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Research Paper Word Search

Created
Apr 22, 2015
Type
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

Created
Dec 7, 2016
Type
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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English I Grammar/Punctuation Crossword

Created
Aug 16, 2017
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

person, place, thing, or idea Noun
takes the place of a noun Pronoun
pronoun that starts dependent clauses Relative
pronouns that don't refer to a definite person or thing Indefinite
modifies adjectives, verbs, and adverbs Adverbs
modifies nouns and pronouns Adjective
shows relationship between a noun or pronoun and some other word in the sentence Preposition
joins words, phrases, and clauses Conjunction
shows action or helps to make a statement Verb
verbs that link two words together Linking
verbs that help an action verb or linking verb Helping
verb acting like a noun Gerund
verb acting like adjectives Participle
to + a verb Infinitive
verbs not behaving like a verb Verbals
part of a sentence about which something is being said; must be a noun pronoun, gerund, or infinitive Subject
a verb that does not take a direct object Intransitive
a verb that takes a direct object Transitive
a noun or pronoun that follows an action verb; never in a prepositional phrase Direct Object
a noun or pronoun that comes before a direct object; never in a prepositional phrase Indirect Object
a noun or pronoun that following a linking verb and renames the subject Predicate Nominative
an adjective that follows a linking verb and describes the subject Predicate Adjective
noun or pronoun that follows and renames another noun or pronoun Appositive
a clause that can usually stand alone Independent
starts with a relative pronoun or a subordinating conjunction Dependent
sentence type that contains one independent clause Simple
sentence type that contains two or more independent clauses Compound
sentence type that contains one independent clause and one or more dependent clauses Complex
sentence type that has two or more independent clauses and one or more dependent clauses Compound Complex
joins two clause without a coordinating conjunction and can be used in series with a comma for clarity Semicolon
used to make words possessive and to make contractions Apostrophe
used when punctuating the titles of short things and dialogue Quotation Marks
indicates a pause between parts of a sentence and to separate items in a list Comma
used at the end of a sentence Period
punctuation indicating a question Question Mark
punctuation indicating an exclamation Exclamation Point

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