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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 communications.

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1.    Speak
6.    Finish
7.    Paper container for written message
11.    Person whose job is to answer the phone.
12.    Collection of names.
13.    Old type of written message, transmitted by phone, delivered on paper.
15.    Singular of "were"
17.    Expression of agreement.
18.    Packages, boxes sent by post



1.    Done up with string.
2.    Holds, retains
3.    Entrance, or exit.
4.    Come together at the same time and place
5.    You'll need this in order to send a letter or an email.
8.    Use them to speak with.
9.    It is written on paper and sent by post..
10.    They communicate printed news,  and are usually daily or weekly.
13.    Same as 1 across.
14.    What the postman delivers.
16.    If you don't know the number, look it ......!. 

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