Type
Crossword
Description

trace list in steps
analyze break apart
infer read between the lines
evaluate judge
formulate build create
describe tell about it
support back it up
explain tell how
summarize short version
compare alike
contrast different
predict what will happen next

12 Powerful Words Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the traditions and achievements of a group of people heritage
text that builds up a claim or backs up your ideas support
to read between the lines infer
to shorten a text and give only the main points summary
to list in steps trace
to judge evaluate
to make an educated guess based on prior knowledge and text evidence predict
to tell in your own words explain
to create or put together formulate
to tell about in details describe
to break apart and study each individual part analyze
to tell the differences of two or more things contrast
to tell the similarities of two of more things compare

12 Powerful Words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

predict
formulate
trace
explain
support
describe
contrast
compare
summarize
infer
evaluate
analyze

12 Powerful Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Outline, list things trace
all the ways they are different contrast
give me the short version summarize
to judge evaluate
tell us all about it describe
break it down analyze
what will happen next predict
all the ways they are alike compare
build and create formulate
back it up with details support
read between the lines infer
tell us how explain

"The Ravine" vocab. crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

All the ways they are different Contrast
To fall, pour, or rush over a steep cliff; like a waterfall Cascade
To break down Analyze
Tell all about Describe
Coiled or looped bundle of something such as rope or yarn Hank
To decay & fall apart Decomposing
A small brook or stream Rivulet
An overhang or extremly steep area of rock Precipie
Something that has many knots & bumpy areas Gnarly
Non-native Hawaiian Haole
A deep narrow valley made by running water Ravine
To back up with details Support
To create a plan Formualte
To read between the lines Infer
All the ways they are alike Compare
Tell how Explain
To list in steps Trace
To exam; judge Evaluate
Give me the short version Summarize
To tell what will happen next Predict

12 powerful words crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

To break it down Analyze
To be alike from an object of a close association. Compare
To be different/not the same from an object of a close association. Contrast
To make a picture with words Describe
To judge Evaluate
To make it clear with details Explain
To create Formulate
To read between the lines Infer
To think about the future Predict
To give a short version Summarize
To back it up Support
To list in steps Trace

Power verbs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to break apart analyze
to show by means of a picture illustrate
to outline trace
what will happen next predict
tell about it explain
make a long story short summarize
use examples to show how things are different contrast
use examples to show how things are alike compare
tell all about it describe
a good guess infer
to judge in your own words evaluate
to give reasons and facts why support
give clear definition or meaning define
show good and bad points give your reasoned opinion criticize
talk about issues from all sides discuss
group of words, sentences, or comments list
develop, create, put together and/or give steps formulate

Strategic Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A writer's position on an issue or problem. claim
To create something Formulate
To show to be right or just justify
Feeling or atmosphere the writer creates mood
A life learned lesson theme
To tell all about an event describe
Writing that persuades, informs or entertain Author's purpose
To read between the lines Infer
point of view of the author Author's perspective
To break apart or inspect closely analyze
Takes individual information; combine with other pieces to get a better understanding synthesize
Guide for citing proof from the text cite evidence
attitude towards a subject that the writer takes tone
A shortened version of the text Summarize
Implication of a word or its abstract meaning connotation
A dictionary definition denotation
To tell how something happened explain
elements that indicate the organizational structure of text text structure
To back up information with details support
An evaluation or critical review by a critic or reviewer critique
A memorable statement; a lesson taught moral
evidence that is thoroughly clear and understood explicit evidence
to judge something evaluate
Main idea; most important in the text main idea
to take notes annotate
to determine its accuracy check
evidence where there is no doubt implicit evidence
to show how something is different contrast
to show how something is alike or similar compare
to tell what may happen before it does predict
to list the steps trace
Proof evidence
a story narrative

Vocabulary Quiz- 12 Powerful Words Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

trace list in steps
predict what will happen next
analyze break apart
contrast ways things differ
infer read between the lines
compare ways things are similar
evaluate judge
formulate create
summarize short version
describe tell all about
explain to tell how
support back up with details

12 Powerful Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

tell what will happen next predict
give the short version summarize
back it up with details support
tell all about it describe
tell ways that are different contrast
read between the lines infer
tell ways they are alike compare
break it down into parts analyze
tell the good and the bad; judge evaluate
tell the steps; teach me or show me explain
Create formulate
outline; follow the path trace

Twelve Powerful words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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