Linguapress Intermediate level English
Advanced level reading resources Intermediate reading resources English grammar online Language games and puzzles
Linguapress - Intermediate English

English word games - intermediate level

bodybuilder cartoon


Themed vocabulary crossword -

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 parts of the body, or clothes. If you can finish the crossword with no help, you're doing well; but you'II probably need the help of a dictionary for some of the answers.
If you can finish this crossword without any help, you're doing very well; but there are probably words you don't know. From the clues, think of the word in your own language, then look for (and learn !)  an English translation that will fit in the crossword puzzle.  Clues below.
 Interactive crossword - can be filled in on screen. Put in just one letter per square. To save your result take a screenshot, print or print to file.
1 2 3 4
5 6
7 8 9
10 11
131415 16
17 18
19 2021
22 23 intermediate crossword


2.    Half way down your arms.

5.    Wear one when it's cold. 

7.    At the end of your arms.

10.    What you hear with.

11.    What you see with.

13.    Opposite of "fronts"

17.    Little white things in your head that bite. 

18.    This grows on your head.

19.    Sort of cord worn round the neck.

20.    If your clothes are dirty, ......... them!

22.    Do all British schoolkids wear uniforms?

23.    It is sometimes worn by Scotsmen.


1. The underneath of a shoe.

3. Flesh, skin, bones, muscle, the lot.

4. Often worn between a vest and a pullover.

6. In winter, people often get a sore ..........

8. Between head and body. 

9. What your eyes do. 

12. Small round object, used to hold things together. 

13. Strip of leather worn round the waist.

14. Side of the face, pink when it's cold.

15. Type of woollen scarf sometimes worn by  ladies over their shoulders

16. What you kiss with. 

21. Pronoun for a man.


More intermediate English crosswords : ► Music crossword,  Animal crossword,  and  more crosswords

This resource is © copyright Linguapress.  Updated from a resource originally published in Freeway, the Intermediate level English newsmagazine

Conditions of use:

Printing : on most devices this page will print correctly with the whole crossword grid on one page. On some browsers and from some devices, the crossword grid may be half on one page, half on another. To avoid this, either take a screenshot of the grid and paste it to a new document, or change the zoom value and/or page orientation from portrait to landscape.

YOU CAN... Print this resource for personal use; Teachers can make multiple prints of this resource for classroom use with their students.
YOU CANNOT.... copy this crossword to any other printed document nor to any other website (including school websites) This is  pointless, since this page is both interactive and freely accessible to all - worldwide. If you want others to see this resource, just link to this page.

TEACHERS: Click here to check out the solution to this puzzle. 
Return to Linguapress home page


A selection of other resources in graded English
from Linguapress
Selected pages
Advanced level reading : a selection
Who killed Martin Luther King?
USA - Nevada's extraterrestrials
London's Notting Hill Carnival
Days in the death of Francis X
Mississippi Music
Advanced level short stories:
Blue Gum Tree
And lots more:  More advanced reading texts  
Intermediate resources :
Mystery - the Titanic and the Temple of Doom
The man who invented photography
Who is James Bond ?
Sport: Sports, American style
Big red London buses
USA: Who was Buffalo Bill?
USA: Close encounters with a Twister  
And more:  More intermediate reading texts  
Selected grammar pages
Online English grammar
Nouns in English
Word order in English
Past tenses in English
Language and style 
Themed crosswords for EFL
The short story of English

xmas shopping
Easy and online
clothes,  top brands,  souvenirs, British specialities, sportswear

Click to discover  UK stores that offer great prices and deliver all over the world

Multi-copying of this resource is permitted for classroom use. In schools declaring the source of copied materials to a national copyright agency, Linguapress intermediate level resources should be attributed to Freeway as the source and "Linguapresss France" as the publisher.

Linguapress respects your privacy and does not collect personal data. We use cookies only to log anonymous visitor stats and enable essential page functions; click   to remove this message, otherwise click for more details