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Beowulf Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

discolored by bruising Livid
a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction honor
the ultimate agency predetermining the course of events Fate
adjectives that point out special traits of particular persons or things Stock Epithets
descriptive phrase or compound word that substitutes for a noun Kenning
praise, glorify, or honor Laud
long narrative poem Epic
a person related to another or others Kin
“But leave your battle-shields here, and your spears, / Let them lie waiting for the promises your words/ May make” Wulfgar
“I am old, now,/ But I will fight again, seek fame still…” Beowulf
“I was new to the throne, / Then, a young man ruling this wide / Kingdom and its golden city; Hergar…” Hrothgar
“-a king, before, but now / A beaten warrior.” narrator
“And death/ Would be better for them all, and for you, than the kind/ Of life you can lead, branded with disgrace!” Wiglaf
“I’d use no sword, no weapon, if this beast / Could be killed without it, crushed to death / Like Grendel, gripped in my hands and torn / Limb from limb.” Beowulf
“I’d rather burn myself than see/ Flames swirling around my lord.” Wiglaf
“Once more, and again twisted gold,/ Heaped-up ancient treasure, will reward you/ For the battle you win!” Hrothgar
“For hours he sank through the waves; / At last he saw the mud of the bottom.” Narrator
“I’d leave my armor to my son, / Now, if God had given me an heir, / A child born of my body, his life / Created from mine.” Beowulf
Where does the demonic creature live? Marshes
What value did Beowulf fight for that shows the values of the Anglo-Saxon period? Fame
“And he saw, / Hanging high above, a golden / _____, woven by the best of weavers / And beautiful.” Banner
“______, where his [Hrothgar] subjects congregate and make merry” Herot
“The ______ drove / Those demons out, and their exile was bitter, / Shut away from men; they split / into a thousand forms of evil --- spirits / And fiends, goblins, monsters, giants, / A  brood forever opposing the Lord’s / Will, and again and again defeated.” Almighty
“Ran out with their bodies,/ The blood dripping behind him, back/ To his ___, delighted with his night’s slaughter” Lair
“Then the Geats built the _____, as Beowulf/ Had asked, strong and tall, so sailors/ Could find it from far and wide;” Tower
Beowulf's uncle, _____, is the king of the Geats Higlac
Cain's descendant, _________, terrorizes the country Grendel
What trophy was taken as a result of the first battle? Arm
How many heirs did Beowulf have? Zero
Father of Hrothgar? Healfdane

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STAAR Review Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

He was as brave as a lion. Simile
He lies so much! I am surprised that his nose has not grown like Pinocchio's. Allusion
It was windy in New Orleans during hurricane Katrina. Understatement
For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, So FANBOYS
Type of language to express an idea or thought. Figurative Language
I was so hungry, I could eat a horse. Hyperbole
A phrase that cannot stand alone and needs additional punctuation and words to be a complete thought. Dependent
Boom! Onomatopoeia
Since, While, When, (appears in a dependent clause) Subordinate
Punctuation used to separate sentences and phrases. Comma
A phrase that can stand alone and is a complete thought. Independent
A thought of the past which interrupts a scene in a text. Flashback
At lest 2 independent clauses separated by a fanboy. Compound
The stars winked at me. Personification
The name of the test English I and English II will be taking soon!! STAAR
1 independent and at least 1 dependent clause. Complex
March 13-17 Spring Break
A warning or indication for the future. Foreshadowing
Her long hair was a flowing golden river. Metaphor
The groom had cold feet at the wedding. Idiom

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Crucigrama Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

I can draw very well, and it is fun artistico
I like to play sports. atletico
I am well behaved. bueno
My room is messy so everything is not in the right place that it should be desorganizado
I got in trouble malo
I like to clean my room so that everything is in the right place organizado
My friend calls me a couch potato perezoso
My mother acts this way when I'm in trouble. serio
My neighbor is very sympathetic simpatico
My dad does gets his work done trabajador
My brothers and I are not short alto
My mom and dad are not tall bajo
His sister is not handsome bonito
Giants are very big grande
My aunt said that I was looking nice at the wedding guapo
His baby cousin is not old joven
Her sister's hair is close to the color orange pelirrojo
Henry is a stand up comedian , and the people always laugh at his good jokes comico
I am not little nor am I medium sized. pequeno
My great grandmother is not young. viejo
My hair color is a bit lighter than black. pelo castano
Many of my friends have a hair color that is close to yellow pelo rubio
I have many of these in school, and we sometimes go out to see movies amigo
She is not a boy, she is a. chica
He is not a girl, he is a. chico
There are many of us in school, and we where uniforms. estudiante
When a male teenager gets older they become. hombre
My mother is not a girl, she is a. mujer
What is the singular version of people. persona
Another word for extremely. muy
Another word for small. poco
This word is also used in slang as " cause." porque
Can be used as " we-all" in a sentence. todas

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World War One Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

the belief or desire of a government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests. militarism
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations. alliance
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts. nationalism
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. imperialism
the action of assassinating someone. assassination
Germany and its allies (Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and the Ottoman Empire) in World War I central powers
The victorious allied nations of World War I and World War II. In World War I, the Allies included Britain, France, Italy, Russia, and the United States allied powers
what is now northeastern Poland, that ended in a German victory over the Russians in the early days of World War I tannenberg
A river of east central France its valley was the scene of two important battles in the First World War marne
A major battle of the First World War between the British and the Germans, on the Western Front in northern France July-November 1916 somme
a British luxury liner sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic Lusitania
an internal diplomatic communication issued from the German Foreign Office proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico in the event of the United States' entering World War I against Germany Zimmerman telegram
a heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track tank
an airlike fluid substance which expands freely to fill any space available, irrespective of its quantity gas
a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century, long and cylindrical in shape and with a rigid framework zeppelin
an airplane plane
a German submarine used in World War I uboat
a cigar-shaped self-propelled underwater missile designed to be fired from a ship or submarine or dropped into the water from an aircraft and to explode on reaching a target torpedo
a long, narrow ditch trench
a painful condition of the feet caused by long immersion in cold water or mud and marked by blackening and death of surface tissue trench foot
one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers Treaty of Versailles

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Microsoft Word Crossword

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This is inserted at the top of a document to put information such as your name, the date, and the page numbers. dotleaders
This page is put at the end of an essay to give your sources credit. bibliography
If a paragraph is flush with the left margin, than it is left __________. justified
This is the white space on the outside of a document. margin
One way to align a paragraph is to use a _______ indent. hanging
To make text stand out, you will make it ________. bold
Changing this means changing the way the text looks. font
This is a list of items to be discussed or acted upon. agenda
True or false? The time is included in the heading for minutes. true
_________ business was business that was not taken care of in the last meeting. old
These are small dots that all support an idea above it. bullets
These are images used to make a document more interesting. clipart
You can make an image the size and shape that you want by _________ the image. cropping
This goes at the bottom of a page and is the opposite of a header. footer
To indent text, you can just hit the _____ key. tab
When you slant text, you put it in _______. italics
When you change text or pictures, you are doing this to it. formatting
In an essay, you will use _______ spacing. double
When you send a document to a printer, you are ________ the document. printing
If you make your own margins, you are creating a _______ margin. custom

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Chemistry Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

I AM A METAL THAT IS A LIQUID AT ROOM TEMPERATURE MERCURY
I AM USED TO BLOW UP BALLOONS HELIUM
ELEMENTS ARE LISTED ON THE PERIODIC TABLE IN ORDER OF _______ ATOMIC NUMBER INCREASING
ELEMENTS THAT HAVE BOTH PROPERTIES OF METALS AND NONMETALS ARE CALLED _____ METALLOIDS
I HAVE 26 PROTONS IRON
I AM A METALLOID USED IN COMPUTER CHIPS SILICON
WHAT IS THE TERM THAT REFERS TO THE REPEATING PATTERNS OF CHEMICAL ACTIVITY ON THE PERIODIC TABLE PERIODIC
I AM SOMETIMES USED AS A POISON ARSENIC
ELEMENTS SUCH AS HYDROGEN, NITROGEN, AND OXYGEN ARE CALLED ______ DIATOMIC
THE SCIENTIST THAT ARRANGED THE FIRST PERIODIC TABLE MENDELEEV
I AM THE ONLY ELEMENT IN THE HALIDE FAMILY THAT IS A LIQUID BROMINE
THE FIRST COLUMN OF ELEMENTS IS NAMED ALKALIMETALS
I AM THE MOST ELECTRO NEGATIVE ELEMENT ON THE PERIODIC TABLE FLUORINE
I HAVE THE CAPACITY TO KILL SUPERMAN KRYPTON
I AM NOT REALLY A ALKALI METAL BUT SENSE I HAVE ONLY 1 ELECTRON I BEHAVE LIKE THEM HYDROGEN
MY ATOMIC NUMBER IS 79 GOLD
I AM A METAL WITH 28 ELECTRONS NICKEL
I AM A SILVERY WHITE METAL USED TO MAKE SALT SODIUM
I AM A GAS WITH 8 PROTONS AND 8 NEUTRONS OXYGEN
THE SCIENTIST WHO CAME UP WITH ATOMIC THEORY DALTON
I HAVE 92 PROTONS AND WAS USED IN MAKING THE ATOMIC BOMB URANIUM
THE VERTICAL COLUMS ON THE PERIODIC TABLE ARE CALLED GROUPS
ELEMENTS TO THE LEFT OF THE STAIR STEP LINE ON THE PERIODIC TABLE ARE CALLED METALS
THE VERTICAL COLUMNS ON THE PERIODIC TABLE ARE GROUPS
I HAVE 92 PROTONS AND WAS USED IN MAKING THE ATOMIC BOMB URANIUM

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Grammar Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A pronoun to replace "the students of class 1B" They
What type of noun is "Villa Sainte-Marcelline"? proper
Best teacher of secondary 1 (all in one word) MrsSobel
Superlative of the word "wise" wisest
Proper noun (a student in 1B and famous avenue in NYC) Madison
Past participle of the verb "to read" read
past tense: the school bell (to ring) rang
Adverb: the girls were studying_____weeks. for
A word that shows emotion. Interjection
I describe a noun and a pronoun. adjective
I describe a verb. adverb
What type of word is "inside"? preposition
The comparative degree of the word "clever". cleverer
Plural of "library". libraries

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"The Cask of Amontillado" Crossword

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Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? Edgar Allan Poe
When did Montresor tell his servants he would be back? Morning
How did the victim die ? Trapped
What is the name of the rare Spanish wine Montresor lures Fortunado with? Amontillado
What does "In pace requiescat" mean? Rest in Peace
What is the theme of this story? Revenge
“______ cannot tell Amontillado from Sherry” Luchresi
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. Remorse
What was Fortunato’s weakness? Drinking
Fortunato’s name is ironic because it means______ in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. Fortunate
When was this story published? 1846
Upon what did Fortunato pride himself ? Wine Connoisseur
What was Fortunado dressed as? Jester
What line the walls in the crypt? Bones
Montressor continues to keep offering to bring Fortunato back home but he_____. Refuses
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? Laughs
The vibrations of the _____ caused Montressor to cease his labors after the fourth tier. Chains
What kind of narrator is Montresor ? Unreliable
Fortunato says “ The ____ is mere nothing; it will not kill me. I shall not die of a ____.” Cough
What is Montresor’s greatest talent? Deception
What genre of writing was Edgar Allan Poe famous for ? Mystery
Fortunato exclaims that Montresor is not part of the brotherhood known as the___? Masons
What caused Montresor’s anger and need for revenge upon Fortunato? Insult
What event is going on within the setting of story? Carnival Carnival
What was the relationship between Poe and his wife Virginia premarriage? Cousins Cousins

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Literary Devices Crossword

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

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Customer Service Week Crossword Puzzle

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Your most important communication tool when you’re on the phone is your _____. voice
Another word for internal customer is _____. coworker
Taking personal responsibility for a customer’s complaint is taking _____ o w n e r s h i p
You sound more relaxed and friendly when you _____ while talking on the phone. s m i l e
You start each call with a friendly ____ g r e e t i n g
Offering a customer additional products or services is cross-selling or _____. u p s e l l i n g
With angry customers it’s important to let them do this, _____. v e n t
A positive one will make your day better. a t t i t u d e
The annual celebration of the importance of customer service is _____. (3 words). CustomerServiceWeek
Customer complaints should be seen as _____ to improve service. opportunit
Delighting your customers means _____ their expectations. exceeding
When speaking with customers you should vary the _____ of your voice. Tone
The people you serve each day. customers
Anticipating problems, heading them off and alerting customers is being _____. proactive
Treat each customer as if they’re the _____ one you’ll deal with that day. only
Customers who have their complaints satisfactorily resolved tell an average of how many people? five
The most important customer service skill is _____. listening

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