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The Importance of Being Earnest - Vocabulary Crossword

The Importance of Being Earnest - Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword puzzle (with solution). This is a vocabulary quiz, designed to be used after viewing (or reading) the play. It should cement in students' minds the meanings of 44 words used in the text.

Words are: absurd, apoplexy, aristocracy, bachelor, candid, candor, celibacy, ceremony, charming, chill, christen, consent, demeanor, destiny, diary, divine, duty, earnest, fiction, flirt, garb, Gorgon, governess, guardian, hereditary, ignorance, income, invalid, manuscript, matrimony, metaphor, misanthrope, perambulator, philanthropy, profligate, proposal, reside, romantic, scoundrel, sermon, stroll, telegram, ward and wicked.

Download the Preview file to see the grid and the puzzle solution.

A word bank is included to assist students.

NOTE: This version of the puzzle uses US spelling for words like candor and demeanor.
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2 pages
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Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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