This is a vocabulary quiz based on the movie by Joel and Ethan Coen.
Words used are: baptism, barn, blind, bloodhound, bounty, campaign, candidate, convict, Cyclops, divorce, election, escape, Faith, famous, fortune, freedom, fugitive, governor, guilty, hope, innocent, kin, loot, lynch, midget, pardon, pickaxe, pomade, prison, prophet, quest, racism, rally, reform, salvation, sentence, shackle, sirens, suitor, toad, treasure.
The puzzle is designed to be used after viewing the film. It should cement in students' minds the meanings of 41 words used in the movie. Alternatively, you could use as group or pair dictionary work, getting students to find the meanings, and then use the puzzle to check that they've understood. However used, it's an active learning task for students.
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