This 100 word crossword on The Old Man and the Sea is intended as a review after the novel has been studied in class and to stimulate class discussion. It is a challenging crossword, and students may have to work in pairs or use the text to find the answers. Five clues are based on sentence structure - simple, compound, complex, compound-complex, and parallel sentence structure; some clues focus on irony, foreshadowing, simile, metaphor and personification - and the rest of the clues focus on specific details from the novel. The crossword has an answer sheet as do the grammar exercises. One exercise focuses on grammatical errors in The Old Man and the Sea; the other focuses on types of sentence structure including loose, periodic and parallel construction. Tks. Mike Cummings
The grammar exercise focuses on grammatical errors in the novel, with a brief explanation and an accompanying answer sheet.
Tks, Michael Cummings