Chapter 1-6 Crossword

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a man of elevated rank or station; especially : a Spanish or Portuguese nobleman of the first rank Grandees
a shrine in which a deity reveals hidden knowledge or the divine purpose through such a person Oracle
: hesitant, uncertain Tentative
to assert the contrary of : take issue with <contradict a rumor> <She contradicted her brother's account of what happened.> Contradicted
to make amends Atone
expressive of repentance Repentant
not clearly expressed Vaguely
: worthy of contempt Contemptible
: a leaf, stipule, or stem modified into a slender spirally coiling sensitive organ serving to attach a climbing plant to its support Tendrils
: one that cries: Crier
: to flow in a small stream or in drops Trill
: one designated as the agent of another Emissary
: full of wiles Wily
wild in appearance Haggard
to show devoted deferential honor to : regard as worthy of great honor Revered
archaic Intoxicating
: to rise and fall actively : toss <a ship surging in heavy seas> Surged
: to climb awkwardly (as by scrambling) <clambered over the rocks> <The monkeys clamber and leap through the trees with great agility.> Clambered
having a definite hardness or severity of nature or manner Sternly
the make or form of something Fashion
an act of bidding farewell Valediction
a philosophy : a theory that all phenomena (as matter or motion) can be explained as manifestations of force Dynamism
: feeling or showing aversion, hesitation, or unwillingness <reluctant to get involved>; also : having or assuming a specified role unwillingly <a reluctant hero> Reluctant
any of various usually small hawks (family Accipitridae) with long narrow wings and often a notched or forked tail Kite
: a tumultuous outpouring : rush Torrents
in a faulty way Amiss
: a final proposition, condition, or demand; especially : one whose rejection will end negotiations and cause a resort to force or other direct action Ultimatum
governed or characterized Capricious
: a dust-laden wind on the Atlantic coast of Africa in some seasons Harmattan
1 a : to hover threateningly : menace b : to be about to occur <the impending trial> Impending
marked by intense emotion, activity, or instability <feverish excitemen Feverishly
: to divest of a body, of corporeal existence, or of reality Disembodied
: diligence in an employment or pursuit; especially : steady or habitual effort Industry
marked by or disposed to doing good <a benevolent donor> Benevolent
a archaic : to arouse to a feeling or action Provoked
to take away the peace or tranquility of : disturb, alarm <were disquieted by recent events Disquieting
: producing a strong or clear impression on the senses : sharp, intense; specifically : producing distinct mental images <a vivid description> Vividly
extreme disgust and hatred : loathing <a crime regarded with abomination> Abomination
: the last remaining part : vestige —usually used in plural <the last dregs of fuel> Dregs
: abundantly and often extravagantly rich and varied Luxuriant
to come to know or recognize mentally <unable to discern his motives> Discerned
: having or wielding force, authority, or influence : powerful Potent
harm or evil Malevolent

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Things Fall Apart Vocab Crossword

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Feb 20, 2017
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man of high social position GRANDEES
an utterance given by a priest as the response of a god to an inquiry ORACLE
hesitant TENTATIVE
assert a contrary statement CONTRADICTED
make amends ATONE
to feel sorry REPENTANT
full of hardships ARDUOUS
not clearly VAGUELY
despicable CONTEMPTIBLE
threadlike organ of a climbing plant TENDRILS
official who makes public announcements CRIER
sounds that birds make TRILL
representative that is sent on a mission EMISSARY
cunning WILY
looking exhausted HAGGARD
deep respect or admiration REVERED
exhilarating INTOXICATING
moving forward powerfully SURGED
move awkwardly CLAMBERED
serious manner STERNLY
manner of doing something FASHION
saying farewell VALEDICTION
being characterized by vigorous activity DYNAMISM
unwilling RELUCTANT
type of bird KITE
fast moving water TORRENTS
out of place AMISS
breakdown in relations ULTIMATUM
unaccountable changes in behavior CAPRICIOUS
dusty wind on West African coast HARMATTAN
imminent or bound to happen IMPENDING
symptoms of fever FEVERISHLY
existing without body DISEMBODIED
hard work INDUSTRY
kindly or charitable BENEVOLENT
incite arousing anger PROVOKED
inducing feelings of anxiety DISQUIETING
intense deep manner VIVIDLY
feeling of hatred ABOMINATION
liquid left in a container with dirt or sediment DREGS
rich in growth LUXURIANT
recognize DISCERNED
great power or influence POTENT
wishing to do evil to others MALEVOLENT
thoughtlessness IMPROVIDENT
amusement MIRTH
uncontrolled FRENZIED
bowl for cooking MORTAR
discourteously blunt BRUSQUENESS
forbidding or uninviting GRIM
shown to be reasonable JUSTIFIABLE
great demands on one's skill EXACTING
showing tenacity DOGGED
mutually inconsistent feelings CONFLICTED
lacking in quantity or quality MEAGRE
rootlike part of a plant TUBERS
strange or mysterious UNCANNY
arrogant and domineering IMPERIOUS
in developing stages INCIPIENT
foolishness FOLLY
expertise in a particular activity PROWESS

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Things Fall Apart Vocabulary Crossword

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Feb 16, 2017
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A Spanish or Portuguese nobleman of the highest rank Grandees
not certain or fixed; provisional tentative
a priest or priestess acting as a medium through whom advice or prophecy was sought from the gods in classical antiquity. Oracle
deny the truth of (a statement), especially by asserting the opposite. Contradicted
make amends or reparation. Atone
expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse; remorseful. Repentant
involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring. Arduous
n a way that is uncertain, indefinite, or unclear; roughly. Vaguely
deserving contempt; despicable. Contemptible
a slender threadlike appendage of a climbing plant, often growing in a spiral form, that stretches out and twines around any suitable support. Tendrils
an officer who makes public announcements in a court of justice. Crier
a quavering or vibratory sound, especially a rapid alternation of sung or played notes. Trill
a person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic representative. Emissary
skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully. Wily
looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering. Haggard
feel deep respect or admiration for (something). Revered
liable to cause intoxication. Intoxicating
move suddenly and powerfully forward or upward. Surged
climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way, typically using both hands and feet. Clambered
in a serious and severe manner, especially when asserting authority or exercising discipline. Sternly
a popular trend, especially in styles of dress and ornament or manners of behavi Fashion
the action of saying farewell. Valediction
the quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress. Dynamism
unwilling and hesitant; disinclined. Reluctant
a medium to large long-winged bird of prey that typically has a forked tail and frequently soars on updrafts of air. Kite
a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liqui Torrents
not quite right; inappropriate or out of place. Amiss
a final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations. Ultimatum
given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior. Capricious
a dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February. Harmattan
be about to happen. Impending
in a manner that shows the symptoms of a fever. Feverishly
separated from or existing without the body. Disembodied
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
well meaning and kindly. Benevolent
stimulate or give rise to (a reaction or emotion, typically a strong or unwelcome one) in someone. Provoked
inducing feelings of anxiety or worry. Disquieting
in a way that produces powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind. Vividly
a thing that causes disgust or hatred. Abomination
the remnants of a liquid left in a container, together with any sediment or grounds. Dregs
(of vegetation) rich and profuse in growth; lush. Luxuriant
perceive or recognize (something). Discerned
having great power, influence, or effect. Potent
having or showing a wish to do evil to others. Malevolent
not having or showing foresight; spendthrift or thoughtless Improvident
amusement, especially as expressed in laughter. Mirth
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Frenzied
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Mortar
Abrupt and curt in manner or speech Brusqueness
forbidding or uninviting Grim
able to be shown to be right or reasonable; defensible. Justifiable
making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources. Exacting
having or showing tenacity and grim persistence. Dogged
be incompatible or at variance; clash. "parents' and children's interests some Conflicted
deficient in quantity or quality; lacking fullness or richness; scanty; inadequate: Meagre/meager
a much thickened underground part of a stem or rhizome, e.g., in the potato, serving as a food reserve and bearing buds from which new plants arise. Tubers
assuming power or authority without justification; arrogant and domineering. Imperious
in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop. Incipient
lack of good sense; foolishness. Folly
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field. Prowess

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Things Fall Apart Chapters 1-6 Crossword

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Official aristocratic title conferred on some Spanish nobility Grandees
A priest or priestess acting as a medium for a god or goddess Oracle
Not certain or fixed Tentative
Assert the opposite of a statement made by someone Contradicted
Make amends or reparation Atone
Expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse Repentant
Involving or requiring strenuous effort Arduous
In a way that is uncertain, indefinite, or unclear Vaguely
Deserving contempt Contemptible
A slender threadlike appendage of a climbing plan Tendrils
A quavering or vibratory sound, especially a rapid alternation of sung or played notes Trill
A person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic representative Emissary
Skilled at gaining an advantage Wily
Looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering Haggard
Feel deep respect or admiration for something Revered
Exhilarating or exciting Intoxicating
Increased suddenly and powerfully Surged
Climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way Clambered
In a serious and severe manner, especially when asserting authority or exercising discipline Sternly
A popular trend, especially in styles of dress and ornament or manners of behavior Fashion
The action of saying farewell Valediction
The quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress Dynamism
Unwilling and hesitant Reluctant
A toy consisting of a light frame with thin material stretched over it, flown in the wind at the end of a long string Kite
A strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid Torrents
Not quite right Amiss
A final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations Ultimatum
Gven to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior Capricious
A dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February Harmattan
Be about to happen Impending
In a frenetically excited or energetic manner Feverishly
separated from or existing without the body Disembodied
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories Industry
well meaning and kindly Benevolent
deliberately make (someone) annoyed or angry Provoked
inducing feelings of anxiety or worry Disquieting
in a way that produces powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind Vividly
a thing that causes disgust or hatred Abomination
the remnants of a liquid left in a container, together with any sediment or grounds Dregs
rich and profuse in growth Luxuriant
perceive or recognize (something) Discerned
having great power, influence, or effect Potent
having or showing a wish to do evil to others. "the glint of dark, malevolent eyes" Malevolent
not having or showing foresight; spendthrift or thoughtless Improvident
amusement, especially as expressed in laughter Mirth
wildly excited or uncontrolled Frenzied
a cup-shaped receptacle made of hard material, in which ingredients are crushed or ground, used especially in cooking or pharmacy Mortar
Abrupt and curt in manner or speech Brusqueness
forbidding or uninviting Grim
able to be shown to be right or reasonable; defensible Justifiable
making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources Exacting
having or showing tenacity and grim persistence Dogged
be incompatible or at variance Conflicted
lacking in quantity or quality Meagre
a much thickened underground part of a stem or rhizome, e.g., in the potato, serving as a food reserve and bearing buds from which new plants arise Tubers
strange or mysterious, especially in an unsettling way Uncanny
assuming power or authority without justification Imperious
in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop Incipient
lack of good sense Folly
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field Prowess

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Things fall apart chapters 1-6 Vocab Crossword

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A person of high rank or eminence. Grandees
A priest or priestess acting as a medium through whom advice or prophecy was sought from the gods in classical antiquity. Oracle
Not certain or fixed; provisional. Tentative
deny the truth of (a statement), especially by asserting the opposite. Contradicted
make amends or reparation. Atone
expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse; remorseful. Repentant
involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring Arduous
in a way that is uncertain, indefinite, or unclear; roughly. Vaguely
deserving contempt; despicable. Contemptible
a slender threadlike appendage of a climbing plant, often growing in a spiral form, that stretches out and twines around any suitable support. Tendrils
an officer who makes public announcements in a court of justice. Crier
a quavering or vibratory sound, especially a rapid alternation of sung or played notes. Trill
a person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic representative. Emissary
skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully. Wily
looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering. Haggard
feel deep respect or admiration for (something). Revered
(of alcoholic drink or a drug) liable to cause intoxication. Intoxicating
a sudden powerful forward or upward movement, especially by a crowd or by a natural force such as the waves or tide. Surged
climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way, typically using both hands and feet. Clambered
in a serious and severe manner, especially when asserting authority or exercising discipline. Sternly
make into a particular or the required form. Fashion
a statement or address made at or as a farewell
the quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress. Dynamism
unwilling and hesitant; disinclined. Reluctant
A bird of prey Kite
a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid. Torrents
not quite right; inappropriate or out of place. Amiss
a final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations. Ultimatum
given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior. Capricious
a dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February. Harmattan
be about to happen. Impending
be about to happen. Feverishly
separated from or existing without the body. Disembodied
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
well meaning and kindly. Benevolent
stimulate or give rise to (a reaction or emotion, typically a strong or unwelcome one) in someone. Provoked
inducing feelings of anxiety or worry. Amiss
in a way that produces powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind. Vividly
a thing that causes disgust or hatred. Abomination
the remnants of a liquid left in a container, together with any sediment or grounds. Dregs
(of vegetation) rich and profuse in growth; lush. Luxuriant
perceive or recognize (something). Discerned
having great power, influence, or effect. Potent
having or showing a wish to do evil to others. Malevolent
not having or showing foresight; spendthrift or thoughtless. Improvident
amusement, especially as expressed in laughter. Mirth
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Frenzied
a cup-shaped receptacle made of hard material, in which ingredients are crushed or ground, used especially in cooking or pharmacy. Mortar
Abrupt and curt in manner or speech; discourteously blunt. See Synonyms at gruff. Brusqueness
forbidding or uninviting. Grim
able to be shown to be right or reasonable; defensible. Justifiable
making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources. Exacting
having or showing tenacity and grim persistence. Dogged
be incompatible or at variance; clash. Conflicted
(of something provided or available) lacking in quantity or quality. Meager
a much thickened underground part of a stem or rhizome, e.g., in the potato, serving as a food reserve and bearing buds from which new plants arise. Tubers
strange or mysterious, especially in an unsettling way. Uncanny
assuming power or authority without justification; arrogant and domineering. Imperious
in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop. Incipient
lack of good sense; foolishness. Folly
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field. Prowess

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liljs crossword

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Feb 27, 2017
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Someone important Grandess
Excited or relieved Intoxicating
A frenetically excited or energetic manner Feverishly
Uncontrollable action Frenzied
a person or thing regarded as an infallible authority or guide on something. Oracle
Affect someone powerfully or suddenly Surged
Separated from or existing without a body Disembodied
a cup-shaped receptacle made of hard material, in which ingredients are crushed or ground, used especially in cooking or pharmacy Mortar
Being hesitant or unconfident Tentative
climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way, typically using both hands and feet Clambered
an activity or domain in which a great deal of time or effort is expended Industry
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough: Brusqueness
to assert the contrary or opposite of; deny directly and categorically Contradicted
Hard, harsh or severe Sternly
Well meaning and kindly Benevolent
Forbidding or uninviting Grim
Make amends or reparation Atone
Style of clothing or an opiniated look Fashion
Decieved, tricked or persuaded Provoked
Able to shown, to be right or to be reasonable Justifiable
expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse; remorseful Repentant
The action of saying farewell Valediction
Inducting feelings of worry or anxiety Disquieting
making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources Exacting
involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring. Arduos
the quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress Dynamism
in an intensely deep or bright manner. Vividly
having or showing tenacity and grim persistence Dogged
1. in a way that is uncertain, indefinite, or unclear; roughly Vaguely
Unwilling and hesitant Reluctant
Abomination A feeling of hatred
having or showing confused and mutually inconsistent feelings. Conflicted
deserving contempt; despicable Comptemptable
a toy consisting of a light frame with thin material stretched over it, flown in the wind at the end of a long string. Kite
the most worthless part or parts of something Dregs
Lacking in quantity and quality Meager
something resembling a plant tendril, especially a slender curl or ringlet of hair. Tendrils
a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid Torrents
Something fortunant or expensive Luxariant
a rounded swelling or protuberant part. Tuber
an officer who makes public announcements in a court of justice Crier
wrongly or inappropriately Amiss
Perceive or recognize Discerned
Surprising or unbelievable Uncanny
produce a quavering or warbling sound. Trill
a final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations Ultimatum
having great power, influence, or effect. Potent
assuming power or authority without justification; arrogant and domineering Imperious
a person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic representative Emissary
given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior Capricious
not having or showing foresight; spendthrift or thoughtless. Improvident
lack of good sense; foolishness Folly
having or showing a wish to do evil to others. Malevolent
in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop Incipient
skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully Wily
a dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February. Harmattan
looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering Haggard
Be about to happen Impending
amusement, especially as expressed in laughter. Mirth
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field. Prowess
feel deep respect or admiration for Revered

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25 literary terms Crossword

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Feb 28, 2016
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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

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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Feb 5, 2016
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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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Poetry Terms Crossword

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Feb 3, 2017
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Language that is used imaginatively, rather than literally, to express ideas or feelings in new ways. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
Make comparisons between dissimilar things. FIGURES OF SPEECH
use like or as to compare two unlike things. SIMILIES
Speak of one thing in terms of another, as in, “All the world’s a stage.” METAPHORS
gives human traits to nonhuman things. PERSONIFICATION
A descriptive language that creates vivid impressions. These images are developed through sensory language. IMAGERY
Provides details related to sight, sound, taste, touch, smell, and movement. SENSORY LANGUAGE
Used to achieve a musical quality. SOUND DEVICES
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllables of words in a sequence. RHYTHM
A pattern of rhythm. METER
The repetition of identical sounds in the last syllable of words. RHYME
A pattern of rhyme at the ends of lines. RHYME SCHEME
Initial rhyme is the repetition of the initial consonant sounds of words. ALLITERATION
Vowel rhyme – the repetition of vowel sounds in nearby words. ASSONANCE
The repetition of consonants within nearby words in which the preceding vowels differ, as in the words milk and walk. CONSONANCE
Tells a story and has a plot, characters, and a setting. NARRATIVE
A long narrative poem about the feats of gods or heroes. EPIC
A songlike narrative that has short stanzas and a refrain. BALLAD
Tells a story using a character’s own thoughts or spoken statements. DRAMATIC
Express the feelings of a single speaker. The most common type of poem in modern literature. LYRIC
A verse form with three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables. HAIKU
A verse form with five unrhymed lines of five, seven, five, seven, and seven syllables. TANKA
Has neither a set pattern of rhythm nor rhyme. FREEVERSE
A fourteen-line lyric poem with formal patterns of rhyme, rhythm, and line structure. SONNET

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Poetic Devices Crossword

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Feb 11, 2016
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Makes a comparison between two things using "like" or "as". Similie
An extended form of metaphor in which objects, persons and actions in a narrative are equated with meanings that lie outside of the narrative itself. Allegory
Same or similar vowel sounds. Assonance
When two words are placed side by side that contradict one another. Oxymoron
Statement that seems to be a contradiction but on some level is true. Paradox
When something is exaggerated. Hyperbole
Mental pictures, specific and vivid descriptions of visible objects and scenes. Imagery
Using an image to represent an idea or belief. Symbol
Giving human characteristics to something that is inanimate. Personification
Compares two different things without using a word of comparison, such as "like" or "as". Metaphor
The use of words that sound very much like the noise they name. Onomatopoeia
A figure of speech that makes brief reference to a historical or literary figure, event or object. Allusion
A figure of speech in which someone or something is directly addressed even though they are not present. Apostrophe
The final consonants in a word agree but the vowels that precede them differ. Consonance
In a situation, there is a difference between what is expected and what actually happens. Irony
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words. Alliteration

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Alcohol Crossword Puzzle

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Dec 14, 2016
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When someone has had so much to drink that they lose control of themselves. Drunk
The intoxicating constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks, and is also used as an industrial solvent and as fuel. Alcohol
A mutual support organization for the families and friends of alcoholics, especially those of members of Alcoholics Anonymous. Al-Anon
An addiction to the consumption of alcoholic liquor or the mental illness and compulsive behavior resulting from alcohol dependency. Alcoholism
The habitual misuse of alcohol. Alcohol Abuse
The process of ceasing to drink. Withdrawal
An alcoholic drink made from yeast-fermented malt flavored with hops. Beer
An alcoholic drink made from fermented grape juice. Wine
Strong distilled liquor such as brandy, whiskey, gin, or rum. Spirit
Alcoholism can casue this type of cancer. Liver cancer
Alcohol, especially hard liquor. Booze
A deterioration in someone's state of health after a temporary improvement Relapse
Driving while under the influence of alcohol. Drunk driving
A measure of how much alcohol is contained in an alcoholic beverage. Proof
A major ingredient of beer. Yeast
Weight that is gained in the abdominal region from drinking alcohol. Beer Gut
The legal age for someone to drink. Twenty-one
An alcoholic spirit of Russian origin made by distillation of rye, wheat, or potatoes. Vodka
An alcoholic liquor distilled from sugar-cane residues or molasses. Rum
A clear alcoholic spirit distilled from grain or malt and flavored with juniper berries. Gin

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