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A themed vocabulary crossword for intermediate level students of English as a foreign language (EFL), or English as a second language (ESL).   Most of the words in this crossword have something to do with HOUSES.
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1. Most people sleep in them..

3. When it is _________, turn on the light.

5. Close them at night, so that people can't see into your house from outside.

6.  It is produced by a fire or by a radiator.

9.  Piece of furniture, often in the kitchen, in which one keeps food, plates

11.   Comfortable seat for two or three.

12.   The very top level of a house.

13.   This keeps a house dry when it rains

14.   Small tables at which people work


1.    Lie in it to get clean.

2.    You can see through windows even if they are _________.

3.    Things in which people usually keep clothes, knives and forks, and other small items.

4.    When visitors arrive, they may ______ the doorbell.

5.    Soft covering on the floor.

7.    Shelter often outside the front door of a house

8.    Go up them if you want to reach the upper floor of a house .

9.    Something on which you sit.

10.  Go through them, to enter rooms.


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