Type
Crossword
Description

What 'L' word did Alison Lurie suggest clothing was similar to? Language
Roland Barthes' theory is known as the ?? Code Vestimentary
The study of signs Semiology
Dependant upon Contingent
Ben's parents' cat Freddie
The Downing Street cat Larry
To include, or "First impressions..." Count
An idea or feeling invoked by a word or image in addition to its primary or literal meaning Connotation
In semiotics, the carrier of a message Signifier
In Barthes' formula, the specific detail of a garment Support
The part of the mind where most processing occurs Subconscious
Barthes' 1967 book Thefashionsystem

Ela Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. Alliteration
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanation or clarification. Analogy
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person. Anecdote
Addressing the inanimate as if human or the absent as if presentation Apostrophe
An expression or saying that has lost its effectiveness or meaning due to being out dated or overused. Cliche
The point of highest interest or greatest dramatic intensity. Climax
a disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one. Conflict
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning. Connotations
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing. diction
a mild or indirect word or expression substituted for one considered to be too harsh or blunt when referring to something unpleasant or embarrassing. Euphemism
A method of interrupting a narrative to recall past experiences Flashback
Suggesting something will happen before it happens Foreshadowing
An exaggerated statement, not intended to device others Hyperbole
Expressions that have come into common use that don't mean exactly what the words say Idiom
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect. Irony
A word which usually signifies one kind of thing is applied to another. Metaphore
The state of mind the author expressesim his/her work or the atmosphere he/she creates Mood
The use of words whose sounds seem to resemble those they describe Onomatopoeia
Two contrasting words used together Oxymoron
The statement which on the surface seems contradictory but which contains an element of truth Paradox
Life is presented as it actually is without exaggeration or disguise Realism
Witty writing used to criticize or ridicule Satire
The time and place in which a literary work occurs Setting
The comparison of two things using like or as Simile
Anything standing in representation of something else Symbol
The idea, general truth, or commentary on life or people brought out through literary work Theme
The attitude demonstrated by the author towards the subject log his work Tone

9th Grade Literary Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

non literal meaning connotation
literal meaning denotation
attitude of writer tone
a scene set in a time earlier than the main story flashback
main subject of talk theme
the individual style in which a certain author writes his or her works voice
life story written by the person it is about autobiography
a story writen about a person by another person biography
a writer's word choice diction
written or spoken language in its ordinary form prose
the central focus main idea
the atmosphere of a literary piece mood
image that signifies the opposite irony
language meaning exactly what it states literal language
logical appeal using statistics logos
ethical appeal referring to one's backround ethos
emotional appeal pathos
an indirect or passing reference allusion
the literary element that describes the ways that the author uses words, etc style
ethos, logos, pathos rhetorical appeal
a thing that represents or stands for something else symbol
the fact of two things being seen or placed close together with contrasting effect juxtaposition
3rd person voice that tells a story narrator
a spoken or written account of connected events narrative
can greatly influence the structure and meaning of a film cinematic techniques
UN literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm poetry

persuasive techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

be attractive or interesting. Appeals
facts or information indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid. Evidence
criticise or oppose fiercely and publicly. Attacks
a question asked in order to create a dramatic effect or to make a point rather than to get an answer. Rhetorical Questions
an idea or feeling which a word invokes for a person in addition to its literal or primary meaning. Connotations
a correspondence or partial similarity. Analogy
statement or concept obtained by inference from specific cases. Generalisations:
the quality of being amusing or comic Humor
special words or expressions used by a profession or group that are difficult for others to understand. Jargon
associated with particular choices of grammar and vocabulary. Formal Language
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally. Hyperbole
the recurrence of an action or event. Repetition
product presents to the public, lmages
casual conversation where some slang terms are used and where no attempt is made at being formal. Colloquial language
when somebody includes or excludes somebody else through the words that they use. Exclusive Language

language art crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

to Quote or mention cite
evidence from the text textual evedence
a part of a physical abstract whole analysis
precisely and clearly expressed explicit
the main body of a printed or written work text
the statement in the text central idea
art or process of growth development
to make a summary summerize
signifying or suggestive of an accusative connotative
strait up denotative
the story of a persons life told by another biography
the story of a persons life told by that person autobiography
short piece of writing on a single subject essay
provides facts about a single subject informative article
a conversation in witch one person asks questions to obtain information interview
a word or phrase that captures the main idea of the selection title
a word or phrase that introduces subtopics related to the main topic. headings
text attached to a photograph captions
photos,pictures,or maps visuals
writing that presents events or steps in time order chronological
writing process in which the events or step in which they happened sequential
writing in which one event results in another event cause and effect
writing that explains the similarities or differences between two or more subjects compare and contrast
writing that identifies an issue and proposes a possible solution. problem and solution
writing that helps the reader picture relationships among objects spatial

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

Elements of Poetry Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the beat created by a poems pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables rhythm
emphasized when the syllable is spoken stressed syllable
not emphasized when the syllable is spoken unstressed syllable
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words, as in pool, rule, and fool rhyme
a group of lines that work together to express a central idea stanza
like a narrator of a story, this is the voice of the poem speaker
the use of any element of language - a sound, word, phrase, or sentence - more than once repetition
the repetition of similar consonant sounds at the beginnings of words alliteration
the use of words to imitate sounds onomatopoeia
the feelings and associations a word evokes in people connotation
the dictionary definition of a word denotation
a writer's attitude toward his or her subject tone
language that appeals to the five senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch imagery
writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally figurative language
compares two unlike things using the words like or as simile
compares two unlike things without using the words like or as metaphor
gives human qualities to something that is not human personification
is an extreme exaggeration hyperbole
the message or insight about life the poem conveys theme
a poem that tells a story in verse narrative
a poem that expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in highly musical verses lyric
a poem that is shaped to look like its subject concrete
a Japanese form of poetry about nature, made up of three lines. the first and third lines have 5 syllables, the second line has 7 haiku
a humorous, rhyming five-line poem with a specific rhythm and pattern of rhyme limerick
a poem that does not have a strict structure, regular rhythm, or pattern of rhyme free verse

Poetry Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

8th Grade Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ALLUSIONS
ANALOGY
ANALYZE
argumentative
bias
characterization
citation
claim
connotation
denotation
elaborate
evaluate
evidence
explanatory
expository
generalize
imagery
inference
irony
literal
memoir
paraphrase
persuasive
point of view
relevant
satire
stereotype
style
support
symbolism
textual evidence
theme
thesis
transition words
words cited

Literary Terms and Devices Vocabulary 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The extra sense that the word implies connotation
The dictionary definition of the word;the literary meaning Denotation
A reference to a well-know work of literature,art,music allusion
The repetition of a letter or sound at the beginning of an adjacent or closely connected words syllables alliteration
Creating a ''special effect''by repeating a sound or word Repetition
A feeling of uncertainty or dread about what will happen next in a literary piece Suspense
A humorous way of using a word or phrase so that more than one meaning is suggested Pun
A repetition of similar sounding words occurring at the end of lines in poems or songs Rhyme
The use of one thing to stand for another or represent another Symbolism
The use of vivid to create a picture in the reader's mind Imagery
A figure of speech that compares two unlike things using ''like'' or ''as'' Simile
A figure of speech that compares two things that are not alike but have something in common without using ''like'' or ''as'' Metaphor
The close placement having opposite or near opposite meanings in order to create a unique description Oxymoron
A word or phrase that imitates a sound or action Onomatopoeia
The use of extreme exaggeration, usually with humor Hyperbole
A saying or figure of speech that can't be literary translated Idiom
A comparison that shows a relation ship between two things Analogy
Occurs when the exact opposite of what is meant to happen, happens Situational Irony
An expresión that is personal, jeering, and intend to hurt and relates to verbal irony Sarcasm

MEDIA STUDIES KEYWORDS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What you associate with a word Connotations
What you can see Denotations
The study of signs Semiotics
A sign with more than one meaning Polysemic
Accepted and expected ways of doing things Conventional
Breakdown of an image/idea; explanation of why we believe something to be so Analysis
The elements, beliefs and ideas surrounding a media product to provide additional understanding Context
Images that have strong associations with a person, place, idea or time Icon
Everything in the shot of a TV show or film Mise-en-scene
Music/sound included in the story Diegetic
Cover speech and sound; sound that has been edited in Non-diegetic