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short sentence
punctuation
adverb
noun
adjective
verb
personification
metaphor
simile
alliteration

Descriptive and narrative writing techniques Word Search

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Description

climax point
twists
turning points
structure
punctuation
dialogue
settings
themes
characters
emotive language
colour
simile
metaphor
alliteration
imagery
feeling
hearing
touch
taste
smell
sight
senses
sentence variety
nouns
adverbs
verbs
adjectives

Language Terms and Techniques Word Search

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Description

Language
Theme
Onomatopoeia
Personification
Simile
Metaphor
Character
Contrast
Imagery
Repetition
Alliteration
Imperative
Adjective
Noun
Verb

Poetic Techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

connective
Adjective
Adverb
Alliteration
emotive language
facts
metaphor
Noun
Onomatopoeia
opinion
Personification
Repetition
rhetorical question
Rule of three
Simile
Statistics
Verb

Language Features Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

informal
formal
pronouns
sensory
imagery
descriptive
persuasive
rhetorical
preposition
repetition
adjective
noun
adverb
verb
connective
personification
hyperbole
alliteration
metaphor
simile
onomatopoeia

Descriptive Writing Techniques Word Search

Type
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Description

adjectives
adverbs
alliteration
colours
complex sentences
metaphor
onomatopoeia
personification
rule of three
senses
short sentences
simile

spelling punctuation and grammar Word Search

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Description

onomatapia
metaphor
simile
alliteration
rhyming couplets
homophone
suffix
singular
plural
prefix
semicolon
colon
hyphen
parentheses
dash
brackets
comma
inverted comma
apostrophe
punctuation
complex sentence
compound sentence
simple sentence
connectives
clause
phrase
preposition
adverb
adjective
verb
article
pronoun
noun

language Techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A comparison using like or as. simile
The name of a thing. noun
The reptition of a sharp sound like sh, s, z... sibilance
To give something a human quality. personification
The creation of a picture with words and technique. imagery
A word that sounds like what it is describing onomatopoeia
A direct comparison. metaphor
An action word. verb
Describes the verb. adverb
Describes the noun. adjective

English I Grammar/Punctuation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Parts of Speech and Figurative Language Word Search

Type
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Description

metaphor
synecdoche
personification
allusion
idiom
euphemism
alliteration
simile
paradox
oxymoron
anaphora
hyperbole
pun
irony
onomatopoeia
analogy
assonance
verb
noun
adverb
adjective
Proper noun

English Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

parentheses
question mark
apostrophe
exclamation mark
quotation marks
semicolon
comma
hyphen
colon
period
interjections
prepositions
verbs
appositives
subordinating
coordinating
conjunctions
common nouns
pronouns
nouns
adjectives
articles
adverbs
onomatopoeia
personification
hyperbole
alliteration
metaphor
simile
figurative language