The Silver Door Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

To suffer violent or unable to control contraction of the muscles is to
Another work for translucently clear is
to be filled with horror or shock is to be
A word meaning depressing or dull
A word meaning ugly, distorted
Another work for Puzzled, baffled, perplex is
Another word meaning victorious
Run or to walk with a long stride is to
To make someone angry or excited is to
A word meaning eager to argue
To stretch out is to
To arrange clothes around something is to
A wooden vechile used to transport things, is a
The highest or upper branches of a forest
The expression or feeling that something is worthless

Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

A group of lines in a poem
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning
the way poems are written and may or many not be sentences
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses
comparison that does not use like or as
describes an animal or object with human qualitites
comparison using like or as
the narrator of the poem
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning
use of rhymes at the end of the lines
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllales in a line of poetry
repeition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
the pattern the end rhyme creates
repetition of sounds at the end of the words
how the writing makes the reader feel
exaggeration
a phrase or expression that is overused
a word or phrase that means something other than what is actually being said
a play on a words double meaning or pronunciation
reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc.
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanantion or clarification
arrangement and relaionship of the parts of a piece of writing

Literary Devices Crossword

Literary Devices Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Figurative Language Terms Crossword

Figurative Language Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a group of lines in a poem
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning
the way poems are written and may or may not be sentences
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses
comparison that does not use like or as
describes an animal or object with human qualities
comparison using like or as
the narrator of the poem
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning
use of rhymes at the end of the lines
The pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
The pattern the end rhyme creates
Repition of sounds at the end of the words
How the writing makes the reader feel
Exaggeration
A phrase or expression that is overused
A word or phrase that means something other than what is acually being said
A play on words, double meaning, or pronounciation
Reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc.
A comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanation or clarification
Arrangement and relationship of the parts of a piece of writing

8th Grade Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

8th Grade Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

_________are the words spoken by characters in a play.
The repetition of initial sounds, such as "Peter Piper Pizza" is called?
The words around the unknown word are called.......
Realizing the POTENTIAL danger of the situation, he called for help. Potential means?
Which point of view is all knowing and sees into different characters' minds?
An example of a ____is "He is as scary as a bear."
The VITRIOL in his voice--all the anger and hate--made the character scary. Vitriol means?
An example of ____is saying you are so hungry you could eat a horse.
An author describing the sun smiling on a field of flowers is an example of ____.
Which point of view uses "I" or "me"
A story about a person's life written by that person is called?
The moment of highest tension in the story, the turning point is called?
When an author writes a story about another person's life is called?
Placing events in order in which they happened is called?
The main character in a work of literature, usually the "hero" or "good guy"?
the person that stands in the way of the protagonist's happiness, usually the "bad guy' is?
The beach's Tranquility, or its peaceful feeling, made the vacation perfect. Tranquility means?
_____is a long speech by a character in a play, spoken either to others or to himself.
A struggle between opposing forces, the problem in the story is called?
When the effects of the action or decision are revealed, leads to resolution.
The Marlin is the social HUB of the ship-the heart and main point of attraction. Hub means?
The message, moral, or lesson of a story is called?
Using your reason and experience to figure out something that is not written or stated.
Description or dialogue that introduces the characters, the setting, and the situation.
Events that complicate the situation by introducing the conflict, leads to the Climax.
Occurs when a main character clashes with an outside force.
What does the prefix "auto" mean?
What does the "pre" mean?
______tell actors how to move and speak, usually in parentheses( ) or in italics.
What does the suffix "ology" mean?
One man's trash is another man's treasure is an example of______.
Identify the meaning of the prefix in the word UNDERESTIMATE

The Outsiders Chapter 1-2 Vocab Crossword

The Outsiders Chapter 1-2 Vocab Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Back slightly bent while standing up
Attacked
Frowning in an irritated or angry manner
Walking quickly
Unable to understand or guess
Plaid shirt or outfit
Quickly striding
Evilly
Irritated; angry
Complex; hard to understand
Shaking rapidly; shivering
Saying something but you really mean the opposite
Tricking someone into doing something or going somewhere
When a person is not making any sense they are-
Sweaty/sticky
A newspaper article giving the author's standpoint
Used as a question asking if someone understands something or they get it
Sorrowful or regretful
Going alone to do/see something

Literary Terms and Devices Vocabulary 2 Crossword

Literary Terms and Devices Vocabulary 2 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Tropical Rainforests Crossword

Tropical Rainforests Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A biome that is hot and wet
The bottom layer of the rainforest
The top layer of the rainforest
The 'roof' of the rainforest
The layer below the canopy
In what region do you find rainforests?
The term for cutting down rainforests
The biggest rainforest in the world
Rainforests produce about 30% of the world's...
Rainforests occur close to the...
The largest cause of rainforest destruction
What perecent of the world is covered in rainforest?
A country in South America
A consequence of deforestation
A natural resource found in the rainforest
How many bridges cross the Amazon river?
Another word for farming
Another word for rainfall
Miss Rounsevell's favourite rainforest animal
Indigenous people of the rainforest live in...

stave 2 words Crossword

stave 2 words Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

oppisit of transparent
dosn't make sense; insane
completely baffled; very puzzled:
finished; done again
very sad: dreary
lying down
withdrawn: lowering
to make smaller; less
shirt; over cloth
shiny; magnificant
rising and falling irreguraly
refused ecnoledged ment; denide
bound to a cours of action
making a certain situation or outcome likely or possible
re asserting a right; claim again
to ask r beg of somthing humbly
make a forcefully reproachful protest:
belevible; trustworthy
a trace of something that is disappearing or no longer exists
cheerful light hearted
overcome
dome like structure on top of buildings
confirm or give support
theives or gang members
steal or vilontly remove
not able to control; unrestrained
noisy energetic
make a loud noise uprorious
involving ignoble actions and motives; arousing moral distaste and contempt:
address (someone) in such a way as to express disapproval or disappointment

STAAR Reading Vocabulary Crossword

STAAR Reading Vocabulary Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A group of letters added to the beginning of a root word to change the meaning
A short statement that gives the main ideas of something that has been said or written
What the reader can figure out about the story using context clues.
A made-up story
A true story about a person's life
A comparison of two things using like or as
A comparison of two things WITHOUT using like or as
The reason the writer wrote something
This is another way to say "tell"
A story, or description of events
A fiction story that could NOT happen in real life
A story passed down from generation to generation
One line of poetry
A group of lines that look much like a paragraph
The moral of a story
The specific style of writing is the story's...
Pictures, maps, captions, graphic organizers...anything provided except the text
To come to a final decision based on facts
A word that has the opposite meaning of another word
The order of something

call of the wild vocab Crossword

call of the wild vocab  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

utterly hopeless, miserable, humiliating, or wretched
the act of contemplating; thoughtful observation
exulting; highly elated; jubilant; triumphant.
causing grief or great sorrow
a partner in marriage; spouse
bewildered; puzzled
to hasten the occurrence of; bring about prematurely, hastily, or suddenly: to precipitate an international crisis.
a nonhuman creature; beast.
of the nature of or characterized by convulsions or spasms.
one of the long, sharp, hollow or grooved teeth of a venomous snake by which poison is injected.
of or relating to the throat or neck.
active during the night
a state of balance or equilibrium, as from equality or equal distribution of weight; equipoise.
acting or tending to act too hastily or without due consideration.
to evade (work, duty, responsibility, etc.).
to force or drive, especially to a course of action
to overcome with fear; intimidate
a dealer in or an owner of slaves.
to pretend illness, especially in order to shirk one's duty, avoid work, etc.
wild uproar or unrestrained disorder; tumult or chaos
powerful; mighty
an elastic substance of cross-linked protein chains found in the cuticles of many insects, especially in the wings.