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AFFIRMATIVE
AMNESTY
ARGUMENT
ASYLUM
BORDERS
BRAINDRAIN
CITIZEN
CLAIM
CUSTOMS
DATA
DIASPORA
EMIGRATION
ENFORCEMENT
ILLEGAL
IMMIGRATION
LEGAL
NATURALIZATION
NEGATIVE
REFUGEES
RESOLUTION
SPEECH
STATUSQUO
TOPIC
VISA
WARRANT

Immigration Word Search

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political refugee
oath of allegiance
responsibilities
naturalization
expatriation
political asylum
punishment
tolerance
legal immigrants
birth
visa
deportation
ellis island
passport
legal documents
citizenship
border control
citizenship exam
green card
duties

DEBATE TERMS Crossword

Type
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Description

Argues in favor of the resolution affirmative
Uses evidence and reasoning to support claims argument
Statement that a debater supports or refutes with evidence and reasoning claim
Speech presenting a debater's basic arguments for or against the resolution constructive
Another word for "claims" contentions
When a member of one team questions an opposing team member cross examination
Process of formally arguing a resolution against an opposing team debate
Matches two teams against each other, one affirming and one opposing the resolution debate format
Explanations of terms stated in the resolution definitions
Information used to support a claim, such as a testimonial evidence
Bad reasoning resulting in an unsound argument fallacy
Taking notes during a debate to prepare for CX flowing
Individual who listens to a debate and decides the winner Judge
Argues against the resolution negative
Using analysis to connect the evidence to the claim being made reasoning
Speech that challenges and defends arguments introduced in a constructive speech rebuttal
process of attaching an opponent's arguments refutation
The topic or claim being debated resolution

Lincoln - Douglas Debate Vocabulary Crossword

Type
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Description

An argument that leaves no ground for the other side to debate Abusive
The side of the debate that agrees with the resolution Affirmative
The evaluation the judge writes after each round declaring a winner, assigning speaker points and offering constructive criticism. Ballot
To progress to the final rounds of competition. Break
To progress to the final rounds of competition. Break
The pre-prepared speech that is read in the constructive period Case
The thesis statement of a contention that must be proved by a warrant Claim
Admission that the other side is correct on a point Concession
Major reasons that are the foundation of a case. Formulated in the constructive speech and then extended throughout the debate. Contention
The major part of a case that is used to achieve the value. Criterion
Three minute questioning period Cross Examination
To repeat an argument during another rebuttal Extend
Taking detailed notes summarizing the key arguments of the round Flowing
The part of a contention that explains why an argument matters. Impact
The position that disagrees with the resolution Negative
The judging standard for the round Value
Reasoning that makes an assertion true Warrant
Statement to be debated Resolution

immigration Crossword

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a permit allowing a foeign national to live and work permanetly in the U.S GreenCard
Belonging to a foreign country or nation Alien
a person who has been forced to leave their counrty in order to escape war,presucutation Refugee
traveled illegal illegal immigrant
legal legal Immigrant
to leave ones counrty to live in another emigrate
an endorsement visa
being citizenship
gh finger prints
per persecution
ima immigration
ssc social security
free freedom
d rights
re border patrol

Debate Terms Crossword

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subject offered to debate resolution
the reasonable interpretation of the resolution spiritoftheresolution
the argument presented is related to the resolution topicality
the current system statusquo
arguing in favor of the resolution affirmative
the side that opposes the resolution negative
a concept or ideal that makes a judgment value
note taking during a debate flowsheet
paper on which judges write comments and the decision of the round ballot
the first speech given by each debater constructivespeech
claims or points made for or against the resolution contentions
questioning period crossexamination
directly attacking the opposing debater's arguments refutation
rebuilds arguments after attacks rebuttal
prejudice against or in favor of something bias

Argument Essay Writing Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

using evidence to persuade someone to agree with you argument
presents evidence to both sides of an argument argument essay
the position that supports the argument; thesis statement claim
facts or reasons that supports the claim: facts, statistics, examples evidence
chain of reasoning that connects evidence to the claim warrant
the opposite (opposing) position counterclaim
logical reasons for rejecting the counterclaim rebuttal
hook, basic information of topic, claim introduction
sum up important points, restate the claim conclusion
introduces the topic of the paragraph topic sentence
words used to help readers progress from one idea to another transitions

Argument & Debate Word Search

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Evidence
Warrent
Harm
Counter Plan
Ad Hominem
Inherency
Constructive
Flowing
Fallacy
Cross Examination
Claim
Debate
Rebuttal
Negative
Affirmative

Argumentative Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

making a claim supporting it argument
making a claim supporting it using feelings persuasion
The position that you are trying to get your reader to accept claim
Facts that support your claim evidence
Statement that explains how the evidence supports and connects to the claim bridge
Challenging the argument by addressing the position of someone who may not agree with the argument counterargument
Demonstrating why the counterargument is wrong refutation
Who will be affected by the topic. Who will read the essay. audience
Also known as claim Thesis statement
First paragraph where you will hook the reader introduction
Paragraph that introduces the reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 1
Paragraph that introduces the second reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 2
Paragraph that introduces an opposing claim Body Paragraph 3
Last paragraph that restates the thesis statement conclusion
The first sentence in each paragraph that tells you what the paragraph is talking about topic sentence
words that show the relationships among the ideas in a piece of writing transition

Language Arts Word Search

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summarize
connect
clarify
predict
conclusion
indent
topic sentence
justify
claim
chronological order
POV
legend
myth
foreshadow
setting
conflict
plot
hyperbole
alliteration
argument
supporting details
main idea
context clues
metaphor
simile

Chapter 18: Supporting Your Views Vocabulary Review Crossword

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Description

means "to battle" and is an important problem solving method in democracy debate
strategy in conflict resolution in which an individual tries to resolve the conflict by withdrawing or denying that the problem exists avoidance
a strategy in conflict resolution in which an individual tries to smooth things over by minimizing differences accommodation
strategy in conflict resolution in which an individual tries to defeat or outshine another person rather than resolving the problem competition
strategy in conflict resolution in which each individual gives up something in order to meet in the middle compromise
strategy in conflict resolution in which the focus is on solving the problem together collaboration
any debate conducted without specific rules informal debate
statement of the point to be debated proposition
formal statement of opinion resolution
in debate, used to refer to a reason for favoring a side of the proposition argument
refers to the total group of arguments in a debate case
outline of the affirmative and negative cases brief
specific speeches debaters make to build an argument for one side or the other constructive
to prove something, or what someone said, is wrong refute
a speech that contradicts or goes against an earlier statement rebuttal
refers to the procedure that will be followed to conduct a particular debate format
notes taken by debaters during a debate flowsheet