Punctuation Crossword

Created
Jan 25, 2017
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Used to express shock or excitement Exclamation mark
Ending to a sentence period
used when there is an interruption or a suspensful moment ellipsispoints
Ending to a question questionmark
mainly seperates 3 or more words comma
indicates an abrupt change in thought dash
used when there is more then one option slash
encloses suplimental materials or after thoughts brackets
used to demonstrate a direct quotation quotationmarks
what seperates two main clauses in a compound sentence semicolon

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Punctuation Marks Word Search

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Dec 7, 2016
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Description

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Underline
Semicolon
Quotation Mark
Question Mark
Period
Parentheses
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Ellipsis
Dash
Comma
Colon
Apostrophe
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English Punctuation Crossword

Created
Jun 28, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

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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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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English Word Search

Created
Oct 25, 2016
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

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

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ACT English and Reading Words Word Search

Created
Aug 9, 2016
Type
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Description

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

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Literacy Crossword

Created
Feb 25, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

words that identify a person, idea or thing noun
words that are used to modify nouns adjectives
words that express the actions of a noun, a 'doing' word verbs
gives information about a verb or adjective adverb
used in place of a noun that is already known pronoun
used to connect phrases, clauses and sentences conjunction
used to show relationships between nouns and other words in the sentence preposition
used to introduce nouns or phrases determiners
used at the end of a sentence fullstop
used to separate words in a sentence comma
to show possession or to show omission apostrophe
belonging to possession
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used to indicate speech or quotation invertedcomma
used to end a sentence which poses a question questionmark
use when ending a sentence expressing exclamation exclamation mark

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STAAR Review Crossword

Created
Mar 10, 2017
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

He was as brave as a lion. Simile
He lies so much! I am surprised that his nose has not grown like Pinocchio's. Allusion
It was windy in New Orleans during hurricane Katrina. Understatement
For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, So FANBOYS
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I was so hungry, I could eat a horse. Hyperbole
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Boom! Onomatopoeia
Since, While, When, (appears in a dependent clause) Subordinate
Punctuation used to separate sentences and phrases. Comma
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English I Grammar/Punctuation Crossword

Created
Aug 16, 2017
Type
Crossword
Description

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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English Grammar Word Search

Created
Oct 14, 2016
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

MISSPELLED
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DICTION
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WRITE
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Writing & Editing Word Search

Created
Sep 10, 2015
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

UNDERLINE
TOPIC
SUPPORTIVE
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SENTENCE
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PUBLISH
PROOFREAD
PREWRITE
PARAGRAPH
INSERT
INDENT
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COMMA
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