Type
Word Search
Description

buckle
descended
effective
expression
fascinated
gorge
origin
phenomenon
proverb
virtue

Literary Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

Oceanography Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Warm Atlantic Ocean current that originates in the Gulf of Mexico Gulf Stream
Circular movement of water, causing a small whirlpool Eddy
System of rotating ocean currents Gyres
A rising of sea water Upwelling
A downward movement of sea water Downwelling
Describes the fluctuations in temperature between ocean and atmosphere ENSO Cycle
Strong, narrow current flowing outward from the beach Rip current
Any continuous movement of ocean water Ocean currents
Horizontal flow of water through the ocean Surface current
Wind blowing steadily toward the equator Trade winds
Mass moving in a rotating system Coriolis effect
Wind blowing from the west Westerlies
Is a coupled ocean-atmosphere phenomenon La Niña
Currents that flow along the bottom of the ocean Density currents

Figurative Language & Other Literary Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Comparison of 2 unlike things using "like" or "as" simile
Comparison of 2 unlike things without "like" or "as" Metaphor
Bestowing human qualities on inanimate objects personification
Exaggeration used for effect hyperbole
An expression that should not be taken literally idiom
Humorous play on words pun
A mental picture image
Use of language that appeals to the senses Imagery
Use of words that mimic the sounds they represent Onomatopoeia
Brief popular saying proverb
Figure of speech made up of contradictory terms oxymoron
Antonym of "hyperbole" understatement
Repetition of initial consonant sounds alliteration
Implied meaning of a word connotation
Dictionary meaning of a word denotation
Nonstandard form of a language dialect
Conversation between 2 or more characters. dialogue
A tall ___ uses many unbelievable elements. tale
Meat and ___ are homonyms meet

25 literary terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

"To Build a Fire" Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The main trail led 500 miles south to this and was once used by Chilcoot people. (p.1) Chilcoot Pass
London described "the man" as this, since he was a new comer. (p.1) chechaquo
London uses this to describe the pain "the man" is experiencing. (p.2) pang
A word that describes the importance of something. (adjective) (p.3) imperative
London uses this word to describe "the man" and how he acts as if he is not concerend or showing any emotion.(adverb) (p.5) apathetically
An action "the man" was going to do to the dog but relized he couln't. Also known as to sufficate. (p.5) throttle
London uses this word when "the man" has a fear of death;distressing ordifficult to bear. (adjective) (p.5) oppressive
When the dog smelled the scent of death it made him?(still,hard) (p.6) bristle
London uses this to describe how he felt when he relized his situation of life or death. (p.5) poignant
This word was used to describe "the man's" German socks that covered half way up to his knee. (clothing) (p.4) sheaths
Lonon uses this word to describe "the man's" tone of voice when he speaks to the dog;firm definet. (p.5) peremptorily
The cheeks of the dog. (p.1) jowls
A part of the dogs body(on the face);something to put over an animals mouth to prevent it from eating or bitiong. (p.1) muzzle
The man's thought of how cold it was outside kept repeting, but London described it as? (p.2) reiterate
Something added with a greater importace or size;usually projecting a part of an animal or plant body that that has less importance than a main paart. (noun) (p.2) appendage
A word used to describe something smaller is size,sound, or quality.(adjective) (p.1) subdued
London uses this to describe "the man's" beard with crystals on it; used for making jewlery with the colors yellow,orange, or brownish yellow fossil resin. (p.2) amber
A dent in an object. For example, the sleo marks on the trail were described as this. (p.2) furrow
Not normal (p.1) unwonted
Pushing outward;pushing away (p.1) protruding
woods;trees (p.1) timberland
can't be in physical contact (p.1) intangible
a wavelike form in apperence (p.1) undulations
The material on the match that you light. (p.5) brimstone
The meaning to go down. (p.3) ebbed

Religious Education Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Belief
Forgive
Guardians
Original Sin
virtues
Church
commandments
covenant
Soul
Faith
Gods Image
Scripture
Archangel
Michael
Raphael
Gabriel
Free will
Nicene Creed
Apostles Creed
tradition
Sacred

Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart" Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

sharp or severe in effect; intense: acute
to irritate; annoy; provoke: vex
to stop; to suppress, or end by force stifled
to decrease in strength, intensity wane
boldness or daring audacity
unusual or strange; odd; different singulary
strongly emotional; intense or passionate vehemently
of the nature of hypocrisy, or pretense of having virtues, beliefs, principles, etc., that one does not actually possess: hypocritcal
thoughtful regard for the future foresight
Hidden under a false appearance dissumulation
Having good judgment Sagacity
Giving careful attention Hearkening
A mixed feeling of reverence, fear, and wonder awe
Gracefulness; politeness suavity
Small quantities or amounts Scantlings

INTEGERS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The answer to a subtraction problem DIFFERENCE
The set of numbers that include all the positive and negative whole numbers and zero INTEGERS
The answer to an addition problem SUM
Numbers less than zero are called ____________ numbers NEGATIVE
The answer to a division problem QUOTIENT
The answer to a multiplication question PRODUCT
Numbers increasing from smallest to largest are in _____________ order ASCENDING
A number line is a line that shows the position and ____________ of numbers ORDER
Numbers that are decreasing from largest to smallest are in __________ order DESCENDING
The word used in a question that tells you to find the value of an expression EVALUATE
Adding a negative integer is the same as _______________ its opposite SUBTRACTING
Subtracting a negative integer is the same as adding its ______________ OPPOSITE
The symbol > means ' is ______________ than' GREATER
The symbol < means ' is __________ than' LESS
The general name for ALL positive or negative numbers is _____________ numbers DIRECTED

Romeo And Juliet: Act 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To summon into existence. Conjure
To tell a joke. Jest
Deceitful and unreliable scoundrel. Knave
A journey taken for pleasure. Jaunt
A chant used in conjuring. Invocation
Deep-seated, often mutual hatred. Enmity
To attribute or give credit. Impute
To express grief for. Lamentable
A soft, moist mass of bread, meat, or clay. poultice
To discontinue a session; to defer. prorogued
To beg. beseech
Dwelling place for monks. monastery
A priest/monk. friar
A wise saying. proverb
A nymph who yearned for Narcissus until nothing but her voice remained. echo

Of Mice and Men Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

appraise
Aunt Clara
bemused
Candy
Carlson
crestfallen
cringe
Curley
Curley's wife
dabble
disengage
douse
fascinate
fawning
George
Lennie
lightweight
maul
mottled
pugnacious
rectangle
reprehensible
Slim
snivel
stilted
The Boss
vial
Whit
wiggle
writhe