Type
Word Scramble
Description

lead
consonant
dictionary
everyone
method
lake
age
section
bright
hair

Poetic Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A narrative poem concerning a serious topic, usually containing heroic deeds or actions Epic Poem
A poem expressing personal thoughts or feelings Lyric Poem
A poem that tells a story Narrative Poem
A poem having no rhyme or regular meter Free Verse
A rhyme occuring at the end of a poem's lines End Rhyme
A rhyme not occurring at the ends of a poem's lines Internal Rhyme
A specific rhyme pattern that repeats in a poem Rhyme Scheme
The sharing of similar sounds in words Rhyme
The repetition of beginning constanant sounds Alliteration
An over exaggeration Hyperbole
A comparison between two objects using the words "like" or "as" Simile
The use of words to represent or recreate sounds Onomatopoeia
Giving human characteristics or nature to non-human things Personification
A comparison between two objects that doesn't use the words "like" or "as" Metaphor
The repetition of specific consonant sounds Consonance
The repetition of specific vowel sounds Assonance
The dictionary definition of a word Denotation
The implications of a word beyond the dictionary definition Connotation
The overall topic or idea of a poem Theme

Elements of Poetry Crossword

Type
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

Elements of Literature Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

method an author uses to reveal a character's traits characterization
an author shows character traits through actions, feelings, sayings, thoughts, and other methods indirect characterization
time, place, and atmosphere of a story setting
time sequence of a plot that moves backwards in time to earlier events flashback
emotional quality of a story that can affect a reader's attitude mood
who is telling the story point of view
person telling the story uses "I" first person
all-knowing; the person telling the story knows thoughts and feelings of everyone omniscient
the actions of the story plot
a character that changes throughout the story dynamic
the background and introduction to the characters exposition
hints the author gives the reader about events to come foreshadow
a lengthy work of fiction novel
an object that has it's own meaning but also represents abstract ideas symbol
comparison using like or as simile
comparison where one thing becomes another metaphor
use of words that imitate sounds onomatopoeia
giving something that is not alive that is given characteristics of a human personification
a wild exaggeration hyperbole
repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of words, usually in order alliteration
language that appeals to the senses imagery
repetition of the same vowel sound in words near each other assonance
when what happens is the opposite of what is expected situational irony
when the audience knows something the characters do not dramatic irony
clash of thoughts, feelings, actions, or people in the story conflict
the point of highest tension in the story climax
the events that lead up to the climax rising action
the events that happen because of how the climax occurs falling action
the event that causes the problem in the story to begin inciting incident
uncertainty or anxiety about what we think is going to happen next suspense

Hair and Fiber Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what part of the hair shaft distinguishes by pattern? Cuticle
surrounds the shaft near the root and contains the richest source of DNA Follicular Tag
main body of the hair shaft cortex
cellular column running through the center of the hair medulla
first stage of hair growth anagen
the resting phase of hair growth telogen
transition phase of hair growth catagen
oval cross-section shape caucasian
round cross-section shape mongoloid
flat cross-section shape negroid
fiber derived from animal or plant sources natural
fiber derived from either natural or synthetic polymers manufactured
first manufactured fiber rayon
fiber solely made from chemicals synthetic
most prevalent plant fiber cotton
how the fiber refracts in light birefringence
what can you not tell by looking at the hair age
fiber that is treated and dissolved to make a fiber regenerated
manufactured fiber in 1939 nylon
naturally falling out hair has a what shaped root bulbous

Hair Analysis Cross Word Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The ____________ Principle states that there is always an exchange of evidence Locard
Hair is considered to be ___________ evidence Class
Complex proteins that make up hair Polymers
A tube like organ from which hair grows Follicle
A hairs __________ is imbedded in the follicle Root
Hair can be tested for drugs and ________________. Poisons
The hair __________ extends past the skin layer Shaft
The innermost part of a hair strand Medulla
The Outermost part of a hair strand Cuticle
The Cuticle is made of tough overlapping _________. Scales
Where hair pigment is found Cortex
Tiny air sacs found in the cortex CorticalFusi
The cross-section shape of curly hair Oval
The cross-section shape of straight hair Round
Hair that is Undulated Wavy
Phase of hair that has been growing for 3 to 5 years Anogen
Phase of hair that is ready to fall out Telogen
The ______________ Index is a number calculated for a specific hair medullary
A polymer found in the cortex Keratin
Found in the hair root DNA
The poison that was found in Napoleon's hair Arsenic
Asians and Native americans typically have a _______________ Medulla continuous

Figurative Language Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Comparison using like or as Simile
Comparison NOT using like or as Metaphor
Giving human characteristics to animals or inanimate objects Personification
The use of words that imitate sounds: crash, bang, hiss, splat Onomatopoeia
Two contradictory ideas side by side: jumbo shrimp or cruel kindness Oxymoron
An obvious and intentional exaggeration not meant to be taken seriously. Hyperbole
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance. Allusion
A set expression or phrase that is not meant to be interpreted literally: Every cloud has a silver lining. Idiom
Writing or speech that appeals to one or more of the five senses-sight, sound, smell, taste,and touch. This language creates word pictures, or images. Imagery
Concrete objects that represent abstract ideas, feelings, or thoughts Symbolism
The repetition of consonant sounds in the beginning of words: nodded, nearly, napping Alliteration
Words are used in such a way that their intended meaning is different from the actual meaning of the words Irony
A play on words Pun
The presentation of something as being smaller, worse, or less important than it actually is Understatement
The use of irony to mock or convey contempt. Sarcasm
sarcasm, irony, simile, personification, pun, metaphor, onomatopoeia, idiom, understatement, imagery, symbolism, oxymoron, hyperbole, allusion, alliteration Figurative Language

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

Literary Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What structure do these terms make up? Dramatic
Time and place Setting
Setting Exposition
Opposing force Antagonist
Here/Main Character Protagonist
Storyline Plot
Something that represents something else Symbol
Internal and/or external Conflict
A hint at what is to come Foreshadow
A category of literature Genre
Attitide Tone
Main Idea of an essay Thesis
The dictionary meaning of a word Denotation
Implied meaning Connotation
Compare using like or as SImile
Comparison Metaphor
Events leading to the climax Rising Action
Events leading to the conclusion Falling Action
Conclusion/Closure Resolution
Person telling the story Narrator
Static, dynamic, stock, flat, round Character
Turning Point Climax
Mental pictures Imagery
Contradictory statement Irony
Exaggeration Hyperbole

Safe Sex and Contraception Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Contraception is used to prevent: PREGNANCY
True or False: Contraception prevents the spread of STIs FALSE
STI stands for sexually transmitted: INFECTION
Another name for Ímplanon ROD
In which part of the body is 'the rod' implanted? UPPER ARM
The only method of contraception useful for preventing the spread of STIs CONDOMS
True or false: Drunk or drug affected people cannot consent to sex TRUE
The contraceptive pill ('the pill') is taken at the same ________ every day TIME
Untreated chlamydia can lead to: INFERTILITY
People can be carrying STIs without having any signs or: SYMPTOMS
True or false: It can be impossible to tell by looking at someone whether they have an STI TRUE
Before using a condom, this date should be checked EXPIRY
The herpes virus can be spread via a coldsore during unprotected ______ sex ORAL
HIV: Human Immunodeficiency __________ VIRUS
STIs are spread through the exchange of bodily ________ fluids
IUD: Inter-Uterine _________ DEVICE
More information about safe sex and contraception can be gained by talking to a doctor, nurse or family ______________ clinic PLANNING
STIs can be medically _________________ TREATED
Age of consent laws are designed to protect young people from sexual abuse and exploitation. In NSW, the age of consent is: SIXTEEN
True or false: Safe sex should be practised every time someone engages in oral, anal or vaginal sex. TRUE
Ensuring sex is 'safe sex' is the ____________________ of everyone involved RESPONSIBILITY