Type
Crossword
Description

to come to terms with Grapple
To begin or introduce Inagurate
Main idea theme
Not blanned, spur of the moment Spontaneus
To take temporary possesion of by someone of authority Confiscate
To reduce to the smallest amount Minimize
Completely opposite to the common sense Terposterus
Changing from one thing to the next Transition
Having or showing compassion escpecially for those who are suffering Humane
Someone with an extrodinary talent or ability Prodigy

Macbeth Act 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many witches are there? Three
What is Macbeth's title at the start of the play? Thane of Glamis
Who do the witches tell their descendents will become a line of kings? Banquo
Who is the king of Scotland at the start of the play? Duncan
What is the missing word? Fair is _____ and _____ is fair? Foul
At the start of the play, what word beginning with V does the sergeant use to describe Macbeth? Valiant
What is it called when a character shares their thoughts and feelings with the audience? Soliloquy
What theme so the witches introduce? Supernatural
Complete the line: 'look like th'innocent flower, but be the ____________ under't. serpent
Who calls on the spirit world to 'unsex me here'? Lady Macbeth
Complete the quote: 'I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only ______ ________' vaulting ambition
Who are the Macbeth's going to frame for Duncan's murder? Guards
Complete the theme, appearance and ___________. reality

Friendship Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person whom one knows friend
give assistance to support
useful helpful
the capacity to accept or tolerate delay, trouble, or suffering without getting angry or upset patience
causing laughter or amusement; humorous funny
displaying concern for others. caring
sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others Compassion
consistently good in quality or performance; able to be trusted. reliable
expressing gratitude and relief thankful
a feeling of deep admiration for someone or something elicited by their abilities, qualities, or achievements respect
giving or showing firm and constant support or allegiance to a person or institution loyalty
ready and willing to forgive forgiving
the ability to do something that frightens one courage
free of deceit and untruthfulness honest

Tic Tac Toe Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A program in which a person learns to do a certain job by working with a skilled worker. Apprenticeship
Methods of paying for education/training, such as grants, scholarships, etc. Financial Aid
Unit of measurement that schools use to determine whether students are progressing toward graduation. Credit
A course that is not required but can be chosen by students according to their interests. Elective
A program of study beyond a bachelor's degree. Graduate School
A temporary paid or unpaid position that involves direct work experience in a career field. Internship
The fee that colleges charge to take their classes. Tuition
A course or program that teaches job skills. Vocational
When two or more companies rival for consumer dollars. Competition
Someone who purchases a good or service with the intent to use it. Consumer

Argumentative Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

8th Grade Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

_________are the words spoken by characters in a play. Dialogue
The repetition of initial sounds, such as "Peter Piper Pizza" is called? Alliteration
The words around the unknown word are called....... Context Clues
Realizing the POTENTIAL danger of the situation, he called for help. Potential means? Possible
Which point of view is all knowing and sees into different characters' minds? Third Person
An example of a ____is "He is as scary as a bear." Simile
The VITRIOL in his voice--all the anger and hate--made the character scary. Vitriol means? Anger and hate
An example of ____is saying you are so hungry you could eat a horse. Hyperbole
An author describing the sun smiling on a field of flowers is an example of ____. Personification
Which point of view uses "I" or "me" First Person
A story about a person's life written by that person is called? Autobiography
The moment of highest tension in the story, the turning point is called? Climax
When an author writes a story about another person's life is called? Biography
Placing events in order in which they happened is called? Chronological Order
The main character in a work of literature, usually the "hero" or "good guy"? protagonist
the person that stands in the way of the protagonist's happiness, usually the "bad guy' is? Antagonist
The beach's Tranquility, or its peaceful feeling, made the vacation perfect. Tranquility means? Peaceful
_____is a long speech by a character in a play, spoken either to others or to himself. Monologue
A struggle between opposing forces, the problem in the story is called? Conflict
When the effects of the action or decision are revealed, leads to resolution. Falling Action
The Marlin is the social HUB of the ship-the heart and main point of attraction. Hub means? Popular part
The message, moral, or lesson of a story is called? Theme
Using your reason and experience to figure out something that is not written or stated. Inference
Description or dialogue that introduces the characters, the setting, and the situation. Exposition
Events that complicate the situation by introducing the conflict, leads to the Climax. Rising Action
Occurs when a main character clashes with an outside force. External Conflict
What does the prefix "auto" mean? Self
What does the "pre" mean? Before
______tell actors how to move and speak, usually in parentheses( ) or in italics. Stage Directions
What does the suffix "ology" mean? Study of
One man's trash is another man's treasure is an example of______. Theme
Identify the meaning of the prefix in the word UNDERESTIMATE Below

Adult Game Night Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Beer Pong
Board Game
Cards
Casino
Checkers
Chess
Competition
Dice
Flip Cup
Fun
Logic
Loser
Matching
Monopoly
Pictionary
Puzzles
Skill
Taboo
Teams
Tic-Tac-Toe
Timer
Trivia
Troy
Winner

Argument Essay Writing Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

using evidence to persuade someone to agree with you argument
presents evidence to both sides of an argument argument essay
the position that supports the argument; thesis statement claim
facts or reasons that supports the claim: facts, statistics, examples evidence
chain of reasoning that connects evidence to the claim warrant
the opposite (opposing) position counterclaim
logical reasons for rejecting the counterclaim rebuttal
hook, basic information of topic, claim introduction
sum up important points, restate the claim conclusion
introduces the topic of the paragraph topic sentence
words used to help readers progress from one idea to another transitions

Photography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

most important part of the picture subject
draws the light into the camera lens
the art of creating and image by adding light photography
maximum flash range (feet) fifteen
closet focusing distance (feet) three
controls the diameter to let more or less light in aperture
stooping to thier level intheeye
second most important part of the picture light
take control of picture taking director
tic tac toe method ruleofthirds
converging light rays focus
controls the length of time light strikes film shutter
instant light flash
fill the photograph with the subject zoom
picture in portrait view vertical
shows off the subject plainbackground
creates a sharp picture lockthefocus

Drama Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A character is seen by the audience while remaining hidden from fellow actors. concealment
An introduction to a play Prologue
A literary art form that recreates human life and emotions. drama
Usually the main character in a tragedy; of noble birth or great influence, but has a flaw or weakness that leads to his downfall. tragic hero
A part of plot containing a series of conflicts and decisions by the characters, usually in the second act (rising action). complication
an object that stands for something else. symbolism
clues that suggest what might happen later in the plot foreshadow
When the audience knows something that the characters do not dramatic irony
the central idea, message, or one of the main ideas underlying a literary work. theme
The method a writer uses to develop the personality of a character; includes direct statements, appearance, dialect, thoughts characterization
A feeling of sympathy and deep sorrow for the misfortunes of others. Greek word for "suffering." pathos
A drama or literary work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffers extreme sorrow tragedy
A struggle between two opposing forces:man vs man, man vs nature; man vs self (can be internal or external conflict) conflict
Statement or situation that seems to be a contradiction but reveals a truth paradox
personality characteristic that helps lead to a character's downfall) tragic flaw
a momentous tragic event, a violent ending in the final act of a tragic play catastrophe
A character whose qualities contrast with those of another character. A writer might use a foil to emphasize or de-emphasize another character’s traits. foil
A character’s remark, either to the audience or to another character that others on stage are not supposed to hear. Its purpose is to reveal the character’s private thoughts. aside
A single person speaking alone– with or without an audience. monologue
A speech that a character gives when he or she is alone on stage. Its purpose is to let the audience know what the character is thinking. This is a type of monologue. Soliloquy

Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to take temporary possession of as a security by an authority confiscate
to come to terms with something or someone grapple
having/showing compassion especially those who are suffering humane
to begin or introduce. To formally admit someone to public office inaugurate
reduce to the smallest possible amount minimize
completely opposite to common sense. Senseless preposterous
someone with an extraordinary talent or ability prodigy
unplanned; in the spur of the moment; something that happens all of a sudden spontaneous
main idea/ subjects being discussed theme
move from place to another transition