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Word Search
Description

smell
hear
taste
touch
sight
fluid
choppy
word choice
dialogue
mood
tone
sensory language

Descriptive and narrative writing techniques Word Search

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Word Search
Description

climax point
twists
turning points
structure
punctuation
dialogue
settings
themes
characters
emotive language
colour
simile
metaphor
alliteration
imagery
feeling
hearing
touch
taste
smell
sight
senses
sentence variety
nouns
adverbs
verbs
adjectives

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 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

Memory Word Search

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Word Search
Description

imagery
age
brain
sight
hearing
smell
taste
touch
address
memories
memory
stress
Recall
recognition
remember
sensory
thoughts
Telephone numbers
Short term memory
Long term memory

Imagery Word Search

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Description

repetition
rhyme
purpose
reader
character
interpret
vision
view
sensory
senses
form
symbolism
illustration
allusions
details
mythical
picturesque
create
unsightly
pretty
pleasant
image
graphic
touch
hearing
taste
smell
sight
sirens
poet

Reading words Word Search

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Description

recording
collecting
finding
synthesize
gather
information
theme
symbolism
personification
hyperbole
see
feel
taste
hear
smell
satire
allusion
onomatopoeia
alliteration
imagery
irony
tone
event
mood
metaphor
simile
contrast
compare
opposite
different
same
nevertheless
accordingly
unless
but
also
since
because
supporting
stated
implied
details
passage
point
idea
main
cognate
structure
translation
highlight
detailed
define
sentence
breakdown
understand
examples
unnown
help
vocabulary
hint
meanings
context
analyze
words
phrases
clues

Narratives Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

sensory details
hear
smell
sight
place
time
setting
quotation marks
punctuation
dialogue
action
internal thinking
character
entertain
story
middle
end
beginning
narrative

The Body Systems Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

VENTRICLES
VEINS
TOUCH
TASTE
STOMACH
SMOOTH
SMELL
SKULL
SKELETAL
SEPTUM
SEE
RESPIRATORY
RED
RECTUM
OXYGEN
NERVOUS
NERVES
MUSCULAR
MOUTH
LUNGS
JOINTS
INTESTINES
INHALING
HEART
HEAR
EXHALING
ESOPHAGUS
DIGESTIVE
DIAPHRAGH
CIRCULATORY
CARDIAC
BRAIN
BONES
BODY
BLUE
BLOOD
ATRIA
ARTERIES
ALVEOLI

nervous system Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

spinal
hearing
sight
touch
taste
smell
brain
central
nerves
peripheral
senses
signals
stimulus

Descriptive Writing Techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

describing something as something that it isn't metaphor
when writer uses weather to reflect the mood of character pathetic fallacy
describing something using 'like' or 'as' simile
way of writer appealing to the reader's sense of sight, sound, smell, touch and taste sensory language
human characteristics applied to inanimate object personification
describing word adjective
adds more information about the verb adverb
when we can hear the sound in the word onomatopoeia
deliberate exaggeration for effect hyperbole
sentence with only one clause simple
sentence with two simple sentences joined by a conjunction compound
sentence that contains a subordinate clause complex
time, weather, place setting