Type
Crossword
Description

Verb: to be in a competition or race and to try to be better than others Compete
Noun or verb: a place, person or group of people that provide space and other things needed for an event Host
Noun: a large closed area with seats around the side, for playing and watching sport or music events Stadium
Noun: the best or fastest way that a particular thing has ever been done Record
Noun: The number of people who go to an event Attendance
Noun: one of the two games that are played before a final - the two winners from the semifinal play in the final Semi-final
Noun: a competition, which normally involves prizes for the winner Contest
Noun: a group of teams who play a sport and take part in competitions between each other League
Verb: to win against another person or team in a match, competition or battle Defeat
Noun: the time of the year when a particular sport is played Season
Noun: a person or team that plays against others Competitor
Noun: a person who helps a team or player to improve and win Coach

Parts of Speech Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What kind of word describes verbs, adjectives and adverbs? adverb
What kind of word takes the place of a noun? pronoun
The 3 adjectives that refer to one specific thing is an _______. article
A person, place, thing, or idea. noun
A word or phrase that expresses strong emotion. interjection
A connecting word that shows location, time, or movement. preposition
A word that describes a noun or pronoun. adjective
A word that shows action or state of being. verb
A word used to connect 2 words, phrases or clauses. conjunction
A noun. Antonym of ugly. beautiful
One of the 3 articles the
An adverb. happily
An interjection. Yikes
A preposition. Under
An adjective describing a chihuahua. small
A past tense state of being verb. was
An action verb. grow
A plural pronoun. they
A conjunction. but

English I Grammar/Punctuation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Olympic words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a sport that uses a bow and arrow archery
not a perfessional amateur
people who participate in sports athletes
a sport that uses a shuttlecock, racket and net badminton
a performance or speech that occurs for an importantant event ceremony
where people compete against one another competition
involves horses equestrian
beam,bars,floor,vaut gymnastics
a saying motto
different countries nationality
occurs every 4 years Olympics
joining in participation
a group of sports pentathlon
1st 2nd and 3rd winners stand on podium
another shot at redemption repechage
downhill slalom
arena or colosseum stadium
like karate taekwondo
win or success victory
strength weightlifting

ELA Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

exposition first part of the story
the time and place a story happens setting
the main character in the story protagonist
the person or thing that causes trouble for the protagonist antagonist
problems that happen to cause the character troubles complications
the most exciting part of the story climax
a series of events that make up a story plot
main part of the story where complications arise rising action
events that lead to the end of the story falling action
the end of the story where problems are resolved resolution
a person, place, thing or idea noun
a word that expresses action verb
a word that modifies or describes a noun adjective
modifies a verb, adjective, or another adverb and answers the questions: when? where? why? how? adverb
used in the place of one or more nouns or pronouns pronoun
shows the location of a noun or pronoun in the sentence to something else preposition
expresses emotion and does not have to be in the sentence for it to make sense interjection
a word used to connect clauses or phrases conjunction
the amount of the series of events that make up a person's life biography
an indication of a future event in the story foreshadowing
a word that is pronounced the same way as another word but has a different meaning homophone
a comparison of two words using "like" or "as" simile
comparing something by saying something "is" something else metaphor
the repetition of words with the same sound at the beginning alliteration

Football Phrases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the imaginary line separating the teams at the beginning of a play Line of scrimmage
a six-point score made by carrying or passing the ball into the end zone of the opposing side, or by recovering it there following a fumble or blocked kick Touchdown
a chance for a team to advance the ball, ending when the ball carrier is tackled or the ball becomes out of play. A team must advance at least ten yards in a series of four downs in order to keep possession Down
a field for football, marked with regularly spaced parallel lines Gridiron
one of a series of marks made along parallel lines that delineate the middle of the field, used to spot the ball after a play ends outside these lines Hash Mark
a goal scored by a placekick, scoring three points Field Goal
a change in the offensive play called by the quarterback at the line of scrimmage Audible
an exchange made by handing the ball to a teammate Handoff
a rapid advance by a defensive player or players, especially toward the quarterback Rush
a football Pigskin
a player positioned behind the center who directs a team's offensive play Quarterback
an offensive player, typically a halfback, who specializes in carrying the ball Running back
an offensive player who is positioned at a distance from the end and is used primarily as a pass receiver Wide Receiver
a defensive player normally positioned behind the line of scrimmage, but in front of the safeties Linebacker
a defensive back who normally is positioned well behind the line of scrimmage Safety
a player normally positioned on the line of scrimmage Lineman
a defensive back positioned to the outside of the linebackers Cornerback
an offensive end who lines up close to the tackle Tight End
an act of tackling a quarterback behind the line of scrimmage before he can throw a pass Sack
a protective mask covering the nose and mouth or nose and eyes Face Mask
an act of seizing and stopping a player in possession of the ball by knocking them to the ground Tackle
the rectangular area at each end of the field into which the ball must be carried or passed and caught to score a touchdown End Zone
a ball one downs deliberately behind one's own goal line or that is kicked through one's end zone. It is taken to the 25-yard line to resume play Touchback
a forward pass to a player protected by a screen of blockers Screen Pass
an offensive player in the backfield Fullback
an offensive back usually positioned behind the quarterback and to the side of the fullback Halfback
a quick backward movement of the ball from the ground that begins a play Snap
a very long, typically unsuccessful pass made in a desperate attempt to score late in the game Hail Mary
a player who punts Punter
either of the two upright posts of a goal Goal post
an official who watches a game or match closely to ensure that the rules are adhered to and to arbitrate on matters arising from the play Referee
the time at which half of a game or contest is completed, especially when marked by an intermission Halftime
the National Football League championship game, played annually between the champions of the National and the American Football Conferences Super Bowl
National Football League NFL
a person or thing that is supposed to bring good luck or that is used to symbolize a particular event or organization Mascot
tackle or fend off (a person) by extending an arm rigidly Stiff Arm
a form of team game played in North America with an oval ball on a field marked as a gridiron Football
a disadvantage or handicap imposed on a player or team, typically for infringement of rules Penalty
an intentionally short kick-off that travels forward only slightly further than the legally required distance of 10 yards, and which the kicking team attempts to recover Onside Kick
a play in which one or more defensive backs charge the quarterback of the opposing team Blitz
a kick made after the ball is first placed on the ground Place Kick
either of the two lines bounding the longer sides of a football field Sideline
the manner in which a defender or a defensive team cover a player, an area, or a play Coverage
a timing device that is used to indicate how many seconds remain for the offensive team to start a play before being penalized for delaying the game Play Clock
the players in a team who defend the goal Defense
a squad that is used for kick-offs, punts, and other special plays Special Team
the attacking team or players Offense
a defensive lineman positioned opposite the offensive center Nose Tackle
an official who watches a game or match closely to ensure that the rules are adhered to and to arbitrate on matters arising from the play Referee
(of a lineman) withdraw from and cross behind the line of scrimmage to block opposing players and clear the way for a runner Pull
a move in which a quarterback pretends to hand the ball to a running back but instead makes a pass playaction pass
a pass thrown either sideways or back Lateral
blow a whistle, especially as a signal Whistle
make a sham move to mislead an opponent Juke
a brief break in play Timeout
an instructor or trainer in sport coach
a person taking part in a sport or game player
a person who has a strong interest in or admiration for a particular person or thing Fan
each of four equal periods into which a game is divided quarter
an act of catching a pass made by an opposing player interception
to jump over a player while running with the ball Hurdle
(of a quarterback) run with the ball behind the line of scrimmage, avoiding tackles Scramble

College Knowledge Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What college students must pay to attend class tuition
People who have graduated from college are now that college's ________ alumni
Highest degree you can receive in graduate school phd
Traditionally a four-year degree Bachelors
General financial aid application FAFSA
College student's focus of study major
Reward for completion of a college program Degree
On campus student living buildings dorms
Academic record transcript
A place on campus to buy textbooks Bookstore
Students on Honor Rolls receive good _______ grades
The last exam you take in a course final
A course you must take before being able to take a different course prerequisite
Hands on science classes Labs
Campus staff who can assist you in choosing your coursework and major (2words) advisor
A person/thing that represents a college especially at sporting events mascot
Money for college you don't have to pay back Scholarship
Money borrowed for college you must repay loans
First -year college student freshman
A class you can take that is not required by your major or minor elective
Groups you belong to outside of class, such as sporting teams, clubs and organizations. extracurricular
A temporary job, usually in the field of your major Internship

Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND

Grammar Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A pronoun to replace "the students of class 1B" They
What type of noun is "Villa Sainte-Marcelline"? proper
Best teacher of secondary 1 (all in one word) MrsSobel
Superlative of the word "wise" wisest
Proper noun (a student in 1B and famous avenue in NYC) Madison
Past participle of the verb "to read" read
past tense: the school bell (to ring) rang
Adverb: the girls were studying_____weeks. for
A word that shows emotion. Interjection
I describe a noun and a pronoun. adjective
I describe a verb. adverb
What type of word is "inside"? preposition
The comparative degree of the word "clever". cleverer
Plural of "library". libraries

Ms.Barrow's Essay Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Academic Language Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a particular study of something analysis
an expression including the words "like" or "as" to compare one thing with another simile
an expression that describes a person or object by referring to something that is considered to possess similar characteristics metaphor
the last two lines in a Shakespearean sonnet that changes the readers outlook of the poem Volta
a type of usually humorous expression in which you say the opposite of what you intend irony
the description of an object or an idea as if it had human characteristics personification
a way of speaking or writing that makes someone or something sound much bigger, better, smaller, worse, more unusual, etc., than they are hyperbole
the exact opposite, or opposition of the thesis antithesis
the repetition of consonants at the beginning of two or more words, as in "live and learn" alliteration
the use of similar sounds, esp. vowels, in two or more words, as in "mellow wedding bells" assonance
a combination of sounds or musical notes that are pleasant when heard together consonance
explaining or describing an event or situation in writing expository
expresses the writer's attitude toward the subject or the reader tone
intended to seem important or influence people rhetorical
the act of combining different ideas or things to make a whole that is new and different from the items considered separately synthesis
, in grammar, a situation in which two nouns or noun phrases are used to refer to the same person or thing appositive
a belief or opinion that you develop from the information that you know inference
to state something written or spoken in different words, esp. in a shorter and simpler form to make the meaning clearer paraphrase
a feeling or idea that is suggested by a word in addition to its basic meaning, or something suggested by an object or situation connotation
the topic of discussion or writing or the main idea of a work of literature or art theme
an expression of opinion, or the right to express an opinion voice
the use of pictures or words to create images, esp. to create an impression or mood imagery
a piece of writing or music that copies the style of a serious piece in a way that is intentionally humorous parody
the voice in which a story is told and its relationship to the events in the story point of view
to put things or people next to each other, esp. in order to compare them juxtaposition
to suggest the happening of a future event foreshadow
the naming of something with a word whose sound suggests the thing itself, such as "buzz" and "zip" onomatopoeia
the manner in which words are pronounced diction
in a written work is the passages which explain where events take place, what happened before the story begins, and the background of the characters exposition
an important character in a story or play; usually the good guy protagonist
a person who opposes or disagrees with the protagonist; usually the bad guy antagonist