Type
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A sentence that explains the main ideas of an essay thesis
A sentence that tells the main idea of a paragraph topic
MLA is an abbreviation for 'Modern ________________ Association" Language
The page that appears at the end of an essay that lists all of the sources used for the in-text citations is called Works Cited
Conversational style of writing in which the author uses personal pronouns such as "me" or "my" Informal
First paragraph of an informative essay introduction
Last paragraph of an informative essay Conclusion
_______ Details: Facts, quotations, examples and other information that is used to support a topic sentence Supporting
Formal style writing should contain this type of sentence complete
_________ Citation: A writer gives credit to another source/author within the body of their essay in text
The purpose of informative writing inform
When using an in-text citation from another author, list the author's __________ name and the page where you found the fact last
Within an in-text citation, if you do not know the author's last name, list the ____________ of the text instead title

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Microsoft Word 2016 Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Doesn"t print characters Non printing Characters
When all except the first line of a paragraph are indented Hanging Indent
The last word of a paragraph starts at the top of a new page Widow
Encoding standard for use with different languages and scripts Unicode
Linking documents or other objects Linked Object
A saved copy or image Screen Clippings
Modern Language Association Styles MLA Style
HyperText Transfer Protocol HTTP
A list that keeps page numbers or numbers in which authorities appear Table of Authorities
An attention catching Quotation Pull Quote
Sizing Scale
The first line of each paragraph is indented Negative Indent
Like a bold style Block Style
When you can see all small details of a document Backstage view
Practical Field
An object created with one application Embedded object
Top level of the Programs source code Inline Object
To place information copied into a different area Paste
Behaves like a text character Floating object
A note printed at the end of a document Endnote

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Argumentative Writing Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Microsoft Word Crossword

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Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

This is inserted at the top of a document to put information such as your name, the date, and the page numbers. dotleaders
This page is put at the end of an essay to give your sources credit. bibliography
If a paragraph is flush with the left margin, than it is left __________. justified
This is the white space on the outside of a document. margin
One way to align a paragraph is to use a _______ indent. hanging
To make text stand out, you will make it ________. bold
Changing this means changing the way the text looks. font
This is a list of items to be discussed or acted upon. agenda
True or false? The time is included in the heading for minutes. true
_________ business was business that was not taken care of in the last meeting. old
These are small dots that all support an idea above it. bullets
These are images used to make a document more interesting. clipart
You can make an image the size and shape that you want by _________ the image. cropping
This goes at the bottom of a page and is the opposite of a header. footer
To indent text, you can just hit the _____ key. tab
When you slant text, you put it in _______. italics
When you change text or pictures, you are doing this to it. formatting
In an essay, you will use _______ spacing. double
When you send a document to a printer, you are ________ the document. printing
If you make your own margins, you are creating a _______ margin. custom

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English Composition Crossword

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Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The first stage in the writing process Prewriting
The second stage in the writing process Writing
The third stage in the writing process Rewriting
Essay that relates an event or tells a story Narrative
Essay that explains a term or a particular use of a word Definition
Essay that explains how something works Process
Essay that convinces someone of a particular point of view or action Argument
Who will read or receive an essay Audience
The subject of the essay Topic
The perspective from which an essay is told Point of view
Generating as many ideas as possible, without censoring Brainstorming
A sentence that conveys the main claim of the paper Thesis
Using someone else's words or ideas without credit Plagiarism
Things based on evidence, numbers, statistics, data, or documentation Facts
Things based on unproven beliefs Opinions
The author's attitude toward a subject Bias
Compare-__________: How two things are similar and different Contrast
Cause-__________: One thing leads to another Effect
Shows an indirect comparison using "like" or "as" Simile
Shows an indirect comparison without using "like" or "as" Metaphor
Something that represents something else Symbol
A form of internal business correspondence Memo
A word modifying a verb or adjective Adverb
Use of a comma when a hard break is needed Comma splice
In APA style, a list of sources used References
Appeal to reason Logos
Appeal to the character of the writer Ethos
Appeal to the audience's sympathies, values, beliefs, and emotions Pathos
Provides a concise and complete summary of the essay Abstract
__________ bibliography: List of references and commentary on each Annotated
Where the story takes place Setting
The author's attitude toward the text Tone
Break down into parts to see interrelationships Analyze
Put parts together in a new fashion Synthesize
__________ review: Reading and responding to a classmate's paper Peer
The ability to make new things or think of new ideas Creativity
__________ thinking: the ability to apply reasoning and logic to new or unfamiliar ideas Critical
The systematic investigation into and study of materials and sources in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions Research
A piece of writing that gives the author's own argument Essay

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Argument Essay Writing Terms Crossword

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Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Microsoft Word & PowerPoint Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

an automatic determination of the best width for a column or the best height for a row, based on its contents Autofit
called the primary tab, contains the more frequently used commands Home Tab
Speacial symbols that represent spaces, tabs, and paragraphs, that do not appear on the paper when a document is printed Formatting Marks
a note at the end of the document or section that is used to cite references or to give more information endnote
a printed note of defintion placed below the text at the bottom of the page footnote
a paragraph format in which the first full line of text is not indented but the following lines are indented hanging indent
used to position the content on a slide layouts
creating a lower-level paragraph demoting
the area on a sheet of stationery where the name, address and other information is printed letterhead
text that is printed at the top of each page header
the amount of space above and below a paragraph linespacing
a printed note placed below the text on a printed page footer
sets of formatting specifications styles
appears at the bottom and/ or right side of a window to allow a user to view another part of the window scrollbar
indicates that the text may be incorrect grammatically green underline
Means the flagged text is not in Word's dictionary red underline
an area at the top of an office program window that contains commands for working with the open file; the commands are organized under tabs ribbion
correctly spelled word used inappropriately blue underline
automated features such as a pop-up calendar or drop-down list that make it easier to enter or format information. contentcontrols
items you can insert include fields, such as current date, author, title, will update automatically Quick parts

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Research Paper Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Microsoft Word
Website
Concession
Conclusion
Body Paragraph
Thesis
Cover Page
MLA
Author
works cited
credible source
Quotation
notecard
citation
Format
Paragraph

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Ms.Barrow's Essay Writing Crossword

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Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The main idea of your essay thesis
You use __________ to support your ideas and points evidence
A noun or noun phrase that renames another noun in the sentence. appositive
When you expand or explain your evidence, it is called_________. elaboration
You create this as a plan before writing your essay. outline
Your thesis statement goes in the __________ sentence of your Intro paragraph. last
The first step of the writing process. (4 words) breakdowntheprompt
Term that means what or who your essay is about. topic
You must ______ evidence cite
Words or phrases that provide a connection between ideas, sentences, and paragraphs. transistions
Special paragraph that must be included in an argumentative essay. counterclaim
You must identify the prompt's task, topic, and __________ focus
The last paragraph of an essay conclusion
Attention grabber hook
You write with a __________ pencil
Always put your ______________ on assignments. name
person, place, thing, idea noun
action word verb
acronym used to remember conjunctions fanboys
Language ________ arts
Fill in the _________ thesis blank

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Research Paper Vocabulary Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

to use and pass the ideas or writings of another as one's own plagiarism
an article, book, website, etc. that you plan to quote in your paper source
an index card where you have written the information that you plan to include in your paper notecard
to restate ideas and informamtion in your own words paraphrase
giving credit when you use someone else's ideas citation
making changes to the paper's structure or word choice revision
looking over a paper for errors in grammar or punctuation proofreading
the last page where all of the sources used in the paper are documented workscited
a statement that states the main topic of your paper thesis statement
a belief held with confidence but not substatintiated by positive knowledge or proof opinion
a preliminary sketch of your paper outline
to furnish evidence for a particular belief or conclusion support
an accepted source of experts authorities

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Microsoft Word Chapter 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Correcting words for you Auto Correct
Inserted breaks Automatic Page Break
Note at end of document Endnote
Text or graphics at the bottom of a document Footer
Note about a resource at the bottom of the page Footnote
1st line hangs to left from the rest of the paragraph Hanging Indent
At top of page. Page number or any other paper information Header
Ruler at top of the page Horizontal Ruler
Changes the entire margin Left Indent Marker
Modern Language Association of America MLA
Spaces between paragraphs Paragraph Spacing
Info that is being used from a source Reference
Spacing between each line Line Spacing
Manually inserting breaks in the paper Manual Page Break
Placing copied information into a document Pasting
Using researched info without reference Plagiarize
Reading your paper after your finished Proofreading
Document you can use to to communicate results of research Research Paper
Name of group formatting characteristics Style
Word with a similar meaning Synonym
Measurement on the left edge of a document Vertical Ruler
Collection of Bibliographies Works Cited
A mark that tells the reader that there is a footnote Super Script

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