Story 014

Crossword

Complete the crossword, then click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter. Click on a number in the grid to see the clue or clues for that number.





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4. Do you know ___ I'm thinking? This is ___ you should do.
6. You're ___ good. What are you ___ for? Are you ___ for trouble?
7. People buy their ___ at the supermarket.
9. If you are ___-minded, you are ___ to new ideas and new adventures.
12. Mechanics and handymen store their tools in ___es.
14. The two most common types of screwdrivers are ___s and Phillips heads.
15. It's ___ for a change. ___ flies. What ___ is it?
17. George W. Bush said, 'I'm the ___r.' He makes all the decisions.
20. 'I'd rather die on my feet than live on my ___.'
21. Where did Ed ___ the groceries?
22. ___s (with fresh batteries) are very important in emergencies.
23. A handyman uses a hammer on nails and a ___ on screws.

Down:

1. A ___ of shoes. In poker, three of a kind always beats two ___ or a ___.
2. This popular tool 'pinches' things. It's like your thumb and forefinger, but stronger.
3. Don't scrape coffee grinds and peach pits into your ___. It will stop working.
5. Ed ___ed on the light.
8. Store your canned and packaged food in the kitchen ___s. The perishable food goes into the refrigerator.
10. ___ say '___.' ___ say 'always.' You ___ know what tomorrow will bring.
11. Your stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, and dishwasher are in this room.
13. Eight fingers and two thumbs.
14. Neil Armstrong was the ___ man to step onto the moon (July 20, 1969).
16. Soft-boiled eggs take about 3 ___. Hard-boiled eggs take about 10 ___.
18. After I do some chores, I have to run some ___s.
19. I hope I get to the post office ___ it closes.
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