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Mastering Crosswordese

These words are rarely, if ever, encountered in everyday conversation but often appear in crosswords. Memorizing these terms will help you take your crossword solving skills to the next level.

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Crossword Solving in the 21st Century

Wednesday April 23, 2014
For a number of years now, I've been running a poll asking readers how they prefer solving crossword puzzles. More than two out three of you (67%) said they preferred solving printed crossword puzzles to doing them on their computers. But, times have changed. With the advent of mobile technology, crossword puzzlers can enjoy their favorite word game on their smart phones or tablets, anytime, anywhere (almost). Have these new gadgets changed the way you do crossword puzzles? Vote in our poll or leave a comment and tell us what you think.

Arbor Day Puzzles for Kids

Wednesday April 23, 2014
Arbor Day PuzzlesArbor Day, a day dedicated to planting and caring for trees, is celebrated on the last Friday in April. These free puzzles and games focus on trees and their biology, usage and history.
Free Arbor Day Puzzles for Kids

Related: Arbor Day Word Search | History of Arbor Day

Happy Earth Day!

Tuesday April 22, 2014
Earth Day, a celebration whose focus is developing an awareness of the environment and the simple steps we can take to reduce our impact on it, is observed each year on April 22 by more than 500 million people in 175 countries around the world.
Earth Day Puzzles

Related: Earth Day Puzzles for Kids | Earth Day Trivia Quiz

Free Word Puzzles in Spanish

Monday April 21, 2014

Sopas de Letras
These free word search games in Spanish provide a great way to reinforce and retain new Spanish-language vocabulary.
Today's Puzzle - El día de la tierra

Related: Buy Puzzles/Word Games in Spanish | Earth Day Trivia Quiz

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