Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Detachment Disinterest
Avarice Greed
Indigent Poor
Indigene Native Person
Obscure Conceal
Speculatively Questioningly
Hummock Knoll
Incandescence Light
Adhere Cling
Almsgiver Donator
Prophecy Prediction
Discontent Sadness
Croon Sing
Station Position
Benign Favorable
Contemputuous Disrespectful
Curiosity Interest
Montrosity Outrage
Brood Ponder
Entrance Fascinate
Skirl Shrill Wail
Edifice Group
Scuttle Scurry
Covert Secret
Sinister Evil
Sentinel Lookout

The Pearl Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Detachment Disinterest
Avarice Greed
Poor Indigent
Native person Indigene
Obscure Conceal
Speculatively Questioningly
Hummock Knoll
Light Incandescence
Adhere Cling
Almsgiver Donator
Prediction Prophecy
Discontent Sadness
Croon Sing
Station Position
Favorable Benign
Contemptuous Disrespectful
Interest Curiosity
Monstrosity Outrage
Ponder Brood
Entrance Fascinate
Skirl Shrill wail
Edifice Group
Scurry Scuttle
Covert Secret
Sinister Evil
Sentinel Lookout
Irresolution Hesitancy
Petulant Grumpy
Germane Relevant

The Pearl Chapter 6 vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Irresolution Hesitancy
Germane Useful
Oppression Domination
Entranced Captivated
Sentinel Watchman
Benign Gentle
Brooding Threatening
Monstrously Outrage
Petulant Grumpy
Sinister Evil
Contemptuous Disapproval
Curiosity Inquisitiveness
Covert Secret
Skirl Shriek
Edifice Large structure
Scuttle Scurry

The Pearl Vocabulary Chapters 1-3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

extreme greed avarice
poor; needy; impoverished indigent
short story that illustrates a moral attitude or lesson parable
thick beverage made from an agave plant pulque
a wall or embankment that serves as a safeguard bulwark
the wide lower part of a river where the current meets the tides estuary
a low mound or ridge of earth hummock
the light emitted from an object incandescence
a warm, soft mass of seaweed to soothe inflammation poultice
to cheat or deceive cozen
lying; hiding the true nature of dissemble
giving off light lucent
being under complete control subjugation
gets stung by scorpion Coyotito
Kino's wife Juana
The protagonist of the story Kino
Juana pleaded with Kino to visit for Coyotito Doctor
Story's setting La Paz

The Pearl Vocab Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

n. Everyone knew of the greedy man's crime-his theft was purely one out of ___, not need. avarice
n. A ___ of birds flew up together into the air. covey
adj. The judge showed great wisdom and judgement in his ___ decision. judicious
n. The man practiced ___ with his hands, making the coin appear to dance and spin. legerdemain
adj. The prisoner was forced into the dark, ___, and damp cellar. dank
adj. The ___ village was stricken with poverty. indigent
adj. The tide met the stream in an ___. estuary
v. The seaweed ___d under the ocean, moving in a wavelike motion under the waves. undulate
n. The ___(adj.) lightbulb gave off light. incadescence
v. The ___(ing) comments belittled and put down the student who made the mistake. disparage
n. The people were enslaved and bought under ___. subjugation
v. The man was cozened into buying a fake jewel. cozened
adj. The ___ man determinedly fought his way through the storm. stalwart
n. The storekeepers formed a ___ so that they could all sell groceries at a high price. collusion
n. The ___ is the state flower of Hawaii. hibiscus
v. The shrill of the bagpipes ___ and shrieked. skirled
n. The entire ___ of his mansion was searched. edifice
v. The ___ moon was in the nighttime sky, its light half a sharp contrast to the dark side. waning
adj. The ___ child pouted and refused to take a bath. petulant
adj. The object under scrutiny was germane to the scientist's studies. germane

Writting Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alms
avarice
benign
bulwark
covert
defy
dissembling
edifice
escarpment
feinted
goading
indigent
intercessory
leprosy
lethargy
malignant
monolithic
plaintively
semblance
sentinel
spurned
undulating
waning

The Interlopers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is an inactivity showing an unusual lack of energy? Languor
If something is extremely steep it is, _________. Precipitous
What is something causing misery or death? scourge
_____ is having or showing reverence for a deity. Pious
What is a quick reply to a question or a comment? Retort
____ is an activity characterized by good humor. jest
A _____ is a wing of a bird. Pinion
______ is to agree or express agreement. Acquiesce
If something is ________ it is likely to spread and cause an epidemic disease. pestilential
If you _____ you make a shrill, wailing sound. skirl

The Pearl Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Caressing
Clamored
Screeched
Crooning
Scowled
Subjugation
Murmured
Incandescence
Benign
Crevice

The Pearl Chapter 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Gentle Benign
Trickery Legerdemain
Structure Edifice
Disease Leprosy
Decline Waning
Secret Covert
Provoke Goading
Formed of a single large block of stone Monolithic
A long, steep slope Escarpment
Mediation Intercession
bad-tempered Petulant
Invasive Malignant

Outsiders Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Obeying Abide
In a wishful way Wistfully
Agonizing Racking
Fearful, anxious Apprehensive
A strong feeling that something unpleasant will happen Premonition
In a crabby, pouting way Sullenly
Absorbed Digested
Advantage; plus Asset
Not able to be understood Unfathomable
Escape; slip out of one's grasp Elude
Wisely Sagely
In a begging, pleading way Imploringly
Emotionally uninvolved Detached
Disbelieving Incredulous
Determinedly; stubornly Doggedly
Superior; top Elite
Color Hue
Sneering; remarking Contemptuous
Glowing particle Ember
Disinterest; coolness Aloofness
Die down or lower Subside

The One and Only Ivan Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

childhood
crimson
disguise
domain
dwell
ill-mannered
majestic
migrate
ponder
precision
scurry
silverback
stalking
termites
unkempt