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Things Fall Apart

Ms. Daum

Using vocabulary from our novel, as well as other words we have talked about (figurative language), complete the crossword puzzle.

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  14       15                   16    
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27         28       29                    
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35   36      
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4.the use of 'and' or other conjunction without commas
5.to dry; to deprive of all moisture; to cause to wither due to heat
8.the use of commas instead of conjunctions
9.expressing sorrow; a mournful expression
11.comparison not using like, as, or than
13.working together; friendly support
15.with good reason; able to be supported with evidence
17.the deliberate killing of a large group of people, esp. those of a particular ethnic group or nation.
18.a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force.
20.a comparing of two unlike things using like, as, or than
22.someone sent on a mission to represent another person's or organization's interests
23.beginning ot appear; the start of something
27.burn with hot steam/water
28.a light, often fretful, sleep; a light nap
29.Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement; humane, ethical, and reasonable:
30.the upper surface of the mouth
31.bringing joy; celebration
34.not dense; a lesser amount
37.burn slowly without a flame; after the larger fire dies
38.easily broken; not strong; like an icicle
39.tied tightly; brought together with no gaps or laxity
40.a rope or similar used to tie animals to a post or keep them together
1.a palm leaf or branch
2.the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another country, occupying it with settlers, and exploiting it economically.
3.without knowledge or intent; not on purpose
5.a style of hair created by braiding or twisting
6.the small group sent ahead by the locusts to scout things out
7.pictures created by an author's words
10.a bird's claw - especially a bird of prey
12.filled with fog or mist; not clear
13.large in quantity; abundant; a large amount
14.uncontrolled by reason; craziness
16.behaving in ways associated with women
19.wishing other evil; having intent to harm
21.without excitement or enthusiasm
24.fierce, violent, and uncontrolled; a member of a people regarded as primitive and uncivilized.
25.to start a fire; initially catch fire
26.sly; crafty; sneaky
28.the solids that settle to the bottom of a liquid; sediment in a liquid (drink)
29.by or with a group
32.the time between one event and another; what students receive between report cards
33.the small ground-dwelling creatures Ikemefuna is good at catching with traps
34.to put down by force or intimidation
35.an action of springing onto another; a method of attack
36.dry; without water or moisture; like a desert

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