EFL / ESL resources : crosswords
thematic crossword for intermediate level students of
English as a
foreign language (EFL), or
English as a second language (ESL).
Fill in the blanks in the
letter below, to complete the
crossword . "d" after a number means "down"
"a" after a number means "across"
To Paul and Elsa
________(8) Paul and Elsa,
I've decided to _________ (13d) to
you today, as I haven't written for almost a
_________(15). I'm going to spend my holidays with my uncle
________(3a) who ______(2) in Scotland. I last visited them over three
____(3d). Right now I'm really _________(5a) like taking a good
holiday. This ______(4) at college has seemed very very long. At
present, I've got lots of reading to do before the week is (6
and the _________(13a) has been terrible! Nothing but rain! I wonder if
it'll ______(16) stop! I hope things will be ________(18) after the
We're driving up to Scotland on
____(10) 6 a.m., so I hope the _______(14) are not too busy!
Sunday will be very noisy; my uncle and ______(3a) live beside a
________(11) with some very loud bells!
Last time I went to Scotland it snowed
the day we
arrived, but it all _______(7) the day after! And that was in
April! There's often snow in
that ______(17) of Scotland; Sam says it's
going to be hot this time, but (9a) ______ time he tries to predict the
weather, ____(12) gets it wrong! If he ______(1) you it's going to be
cold, it's usually warm!
Well I hope you are enjoying yourself
these days! Please give my best wishes to everyone in your
________(5d). I'm looking forward to hearing from you soon,
All the best,
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