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"In the Newspaper"

Directions: 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 enter your answer for that number.

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1. Newspapers make money in two ways. People can buy the paper, or the paper can print _____________.
3. This section of the paper contains tributes to people who have died.
6. I write articles for The Washington Post. I am a ______________.
7. This section of the paper lists companies that are hiring, items for sale, apartments for rent, etc.
8. If you ___________ to a newspaper, they will deliver it to your house everyday.
10. A conversation between a reporter and a famous politician or celebrity.
11. This type of news might talk about your mayor or your city council.
12. The title of a story, printed on the front page in large letters.
14. This type of news might talk about your country's government or businesses.
15. They ________ this newspaper daily, but I only read it on Sundays.

Down:

2. This type of news comes from many different countries.
4. Famous American newspapers include The New York ________, The Los Angeles __________, and The Chicago Sun ____________.
5. Charlie Brown. Garfield. Calvin and Hobbes.
9. An opinion about an issue written by someone on the newspaper staff.
13. If you feel strongly about an issue, you can write a letter to the _________ to express your opinion.