Type
Crossword
Description

A limited amount SMATTERING
To place upon IMPOSE
Agreeably Pungent PIQUANT
A small amount SMIDGEN
to speed up a process EXPEDITE
sharpness of temper ACERBIC
a humorous imitation PARODY
to destroy OBLITERATE
a longing for something NOSTALGIC
to disagree DISSENT
to hinder the process of IMPEDE
demonstrating the will to fight BELLICOSE
water (or a gas) moving in circular motions EDDY
ward off an attack with a counter move PARRY
lacking care or attention of duty REMISS
An official order issued by authority EDICT
pulling something (mainly plants) out of the ground UPROOT
pale and looking very sick WAN
a more grotesque version of something or somebody CARICATURE
initiate INSTIGATE
showing regret WISTFUL
A departure from what is normal ABERRATION
Hitting something, making it change direction DEFLECT
held tight in position SLACK
failing to take proper care in doing something NEGLIGENCE

Book Report Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

To let fall in seperate pieces or particles over a surface;scatter or sprinkle Strewn
One of the short stiff hairs of animals Bristling
A number of young hatched or born at the same time Brood
What the dogs in the book refer to as people Longpaws
A strong displeasure of something Indignation
Unpleasantly moist or humid Dank
Made or done as a trial or experiment Tentatively
Having something that provokes or arouses expectation, interest, or desire; especially something that is beyond one's reach tantalizing
Sharp biting of something to the taste or smel; pungent Acrid
The state of being in natural or artless simplicity Naivete
Slacking; lacking in spirit or interest Languidly
Crafty or artful deception Guile
A sentimental wistful yearning for the happiness felt in a former place Nostalgic
Causing gloom or disjection Dismally
Cannot be penetrated, pierced or entered Impenetrable

THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BAUBLE
SCIMITAR
TORTURE
DUNGEON
STAGGERED
PITCHER
SUFFER
SUSPENSE
CHARITY
REVOLUTION
HADES
SOUL
IMPEDED
CANDLES
SCREAMS
DARKNESS
MONK
RAZOR
HORROR
PENDULUM
PIT
TERROR
GROTESQUE
DREAD
FEAR

25 literary terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

1.a comparison between two things, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification analogy
1.a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person anecdote
1.a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought cliche
1.the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic theme
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a literary, artistic, or musical work motif
1.an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect parody
1.a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or self-contradictory paradox
1.a detailed analysis and assessment of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory critique
1.place or deal with close together for contrasting effect juxtapose
a metaphor introduced and then further developed throughout all or part of a literary work, especially a poem extended metaphor
a play on words pun
the part of a sentence or clause containing a verb and stating something about the subject predicate
1.a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound nuance
a comparison using "like" or "as" simile
a word free from limitations or qualifications absolute
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers antecedent
a long narrative poem epic
a sermon homily
the one who tells the story narrator
a story or narrated account narrative
the use of figures of speech to create a vivid image imagery
a conclusion one draws inference
the subject treated in a paragraph or work topic
a humorous imitation of serious work parody
a work in three parts trilogy

Vocab Unit 3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Force or strongly persuade Compel
A sudden urge to do something Impulse
To send out or away Expel
A conclusion that based on an impomplete amount of information Conjecture
Down or sad Dejected
Extremely bad, unpleasant or disregarding Adject
Person sent on a special mission Emissary
Feeling or showing that something is unworthy of consideration Dismissive
Lacking care or attention to duty; negligent Remiss
A cause for action or reason to do something Motive
A recurring theme, subject, or idea Motif
To dramatically express emotions Emote

Satire Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Imitation
Playonwords
Pun
Exaggeration
Caricature
Parody
Society
Comedy
Humorous
Cartoon
Sarcasm
Irony
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Satire

The Giver vocabulary crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To mock something or someone Jeering
To exacute something very carefully and with great quality Precision
To be unsure (or nervous) about something Apprehensive
To have the property of being stuck ( the abbility to stick) Adherence
To be gentle and kind Benign
To punish chastise
takeing care of something and helping it grow Nurturing
Naturel ability Aptitude
Full of ( positive) energy Exuberant
To be upset about something Anguish
Out-dated Obsolete
A warning for doing something Admonition
A quality someone possesses Attribute
To be releaved of a duty Exempted
To be aware/ awake Consciousness
Filled with something or penatrated (ex. sponge and water) Permeated
To have Responded to something Reacted
something extreme Excruciating
To express sorrow Rueful
A general idea Concept
To break a rule Violation
Something traditional Customary
To be tired or weak Languid
To be confused or stressed Frazzled
Bad events/ risks Perils
To continue to do something without stopping Relentless
Something that has been added on is something ______________ Augmented
Extremely tired Exhausted
something difficult to carry out is something _____________ Burdensome
Something teasing in a good way Tantalizing

Parenting crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The period between birth and one year Infancy
The increase in a baby's size and weight Growth
Increases in physical, cognative, emotional , and social skills Development
Babies develop control of the head and neck muscles first, control of muscles move down baby to end with legs and feet Head to Foot
The number of inches tall a infant measured laying down Length
The description of how an infant looks Body shape
The size relationship of one body part to another Proportion
The ability to see Vision
The perception of sound Hearing
To detect or recognize something by means of sensitive nerves in the nose Smell
A small quantity of something eaten, drunk or had access and affected the sensory receptors on the surface of the tongue or in the mouth Taste
The sound produced by using the vocal organs Voice
Occurring automatically and involuntarily as a result of the nervous systems reaction to a stimulus Reflexes
Activities involving the large muscle or motor skills Gross motor skills
Activities involving fingers and small muscle Fine motor skills
To take hold of somebody or something firmly, especially with the hand Grasping
A reflex when touched on the cheek and the infant turns looking for food Rooting
To scare or surprise Startle
To react to a stroke on the bottom of the foot Babinski
Is stimulated when something is put into baby's mouth Sucking
The way a person holds a baby Handling
Giving the baby proper nurturing Feeding
Taking care of the teeth and getting regular checkups and home care Teeth care
Maintenance of proper hygiene Bathing
Selection and wearing appropriate clothing Dressing
The steps of putting on a device to absorb body elimation waste Diapering
The resting of the body Sleeping
The selection of a doctor to administer proper health care Medical care
Routine vistes to the doctor to maintain good health Wellness care
Development begins at the trunk of the body and moves outward to hand and fingers Near to far
Large muscles development take place first leading to more fine muscles and complex abilities later Simple to complex
The amount of body mass a baby has Weight

Noun Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Large amount of water. (common) ocean
Something you access online. (common) website
Somewhere you go out to eat. (common) restraunt
A popular fizzy drink company. (proper) coca cola
A popular chocolate company. (proper) Cadbury
A popular shoe brand. (proper) Nike
A popular fast food outlet. (proper) Mc Donalds
A popular caffe. (proper) starbucks
A vehicle that you drive. (common) car
An item of clothing that you put over your clothes to keep you warm. (common) jumper
A job that you create paintings or drawings in. (concrete) artist
A person in court who decided the outcome of the defendants. (concrete) judge
Something that is in the sky. (concrete) cloud
An animal that you own and take care of. (concrete) pet
Something that you write with and can rub out. (concrete) pencil
When someone dies and you are very sad afterwards. (abstract) greif
When a person offers to look after you or offers you things you need. (abstract) hospitality
When you put food into your mouth you can do this. (abstract) taste
When you are vey upset about something. (abstract) Anger
When a person or people typically live in a country that is corrupt or poor they live in _______. (abstract) poverty

ADDICTION & RECOVERY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

TO REFRAIN FROM THE USE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL ABSTINENCE
REPEATED BEHAVIOR THAT INTERFERES WITH NORMAL, HEALTHY LIFE ACTIVITIES ADDICTION
A DESIRE TO USE DRUGS OR ALCOHOL CRAVING
BEING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INTOXICATION
HEALING THE MIND, BODY, AND THE SPIRIT AFTER ADDICTION RECOVERY
THE ACT OF USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL AFTER BEING CLEAN RELAPSE
WHEN A PERSON STOPS USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL RAPIDLY AND SUFFERS A NEGATIVE PHYSICAL RESPONSE WITHDRAWAL
A PERSON WHO WHILE IN MEETINGS TALKS ABOUT PAST DRINKING IN A WAY THAT SEEMS TO GLORIFY IT DRUNKALOGUE
THE ABILITY TO BE THANKFUL FOR THE GIFTS ONE HAS IN THEIR LIFE GRATITUDE
ALLOWS ONE TO CHANGE, ADMIT TO WRONG DOING, TAKE PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY, DEVELOP PRINCIPALS AND A STANDARD FOR LIVING A HEALTHY HONEST LIFESTYLE HUMILITY
CONFRONTATION DONE BY EITHER FELLOW ADDICTS, FAMILY, FRIENDS, OR PROFESSIONALS AIMED AT GETTING THE ADDICT TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION AND SEEK HELP INTERVENTION
TO ACKNOWLEDGE WITHOUT RESERVATION THAT ONE HAS AN ADDICTION AND NEEDS HELP SURRENDER
THE PRINCIPALS THAT GUIDE THE FUNCTIONING OF NA AND AA MEETINGS TRADITIONS
ISSUES, EMOTIONS, PLACES OR PEOPLE ASSOCIATED WITH DRUG USE AND DRINKING TRIGGERS
WHEN A PERSON CONTINUES TO USE DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TO THE POINT OF NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES ABUSE
THE INABILITY TO RECOGNIZE THE PRESENCE OR SEVERITY OF AN ADDICTION OR BEHAVIOR DELUSION
REFUSING TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION OR REALIZE AND ACCEPT THE HARM CAUSED BY IT DENIAL
THE REMOVAL OF A TOXIC SUBSTANCE FROM THE BODY DETOX
THE EXPECTATION THAT THINGS IN THE FUTURE WILL BE BETTER HOPE
THE STATE OR QUALITY OF BEING DEDICATED TO A CAUSE OR ACTIVITY COMMITMENT
FREE OF DECEIT AND UNTRUTHFULNESS HONEST
A MODEST OR LOW VIEW OF ONES OWN IMPORTANCE; HUMBLENESS HUMILITY
THE QUALITY OR STATE OF BEING PREPARED TO DO SOMETHING WILLINGNESS
SERIOUS THOUGHT OR CONSIDERATION REFLECTION
CONTINUATION IN DOING SOMETHING DESPITE DIFFICULTY OR DELAY IN ACHIEVING SUCCESS PERSEVERANCE
HELPING AN ADDICTED PERSON TO DO THINGS THEY CAN OR SHOULD BE DOING FOR THEMSELVES ENABLING
AN ADDICTION BEHAVIOR'S TENDENCY TO SLOWLY BUT SURELY INCREASE IN FREQUENCY AND USE INFLATION
A SYMPTOM-FREE PERIOD REMISSION

Budgeting Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An essential item required for life. Need
Something unnecessary, but desired. Want
A fundamental belief about what is desirable, worthwhile, and important to an individual. Value
A spending plan for managing money during a given period of time. Budget Plan
Money earned through employment and investments. Income
An amount of money spent to buy goods and services for yourself. Expense
An amount of money that is the same each time you pay. Fixed Expense
Costs that change in amount each time they are paid. Variable Expense
Something owed to another - an obligation. Debt
A debt for which you are liable for - financial obligation. Liabilities
A value that is owned. Assets
To divide/distribute as necessary. Allocate
Ability to pay all debts. Solvent
Inability to pay all debts. Insolvent
The amount by which assets exceeds liabilities. Net Worth
Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Time Bound SMART