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.
Across: 1. ___, she closely watched the man as he walked around peering into each car in the parking lot. 4. If you read the news ___, you will be able to express your opinion on current events. 6. The tabloids called the ___ between Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston the "___ of the Year." (It ended in divorce.) 8. If you are ___ and candid with people, they appreciate your honesty. 9. Put the letter in the ___, put a stamp on the ___, and drop it in the mailbox. 10. Nowadays, thieves are ___ing just about everything, from copper to cars to cactus. (They'd stop ___ing if we started chopping their hands off.) 11. Thieves sometimes steal things for the fun and the ___ of it. (Plus, they get to brag to their friends.) 12. Small sea animals ___ a ride on ships and travel from one continent to another. 13. Grandma got the ___ of her life when grandpa presented her with "second honeymoon" tickets to Hawaii. 14. An even better ___ than blood is the ___ of a kidney that you donate to someone.
15. Some people work so hard that when they marry, they only have time for their wedding. (They have to postpone their ___.)
Down: 2. The dad and his two boys were ___ing along the mountain trail when a bear attacked one of the boys. 3. The gymnastics coach said he would jump off the city's highest building if his team lost. ___, he was confident about his team. 5. Clerks ___ ___ say please, thank you, and you're welcome. What happened to such courtesy? 7. He ___d his sister as the head of his estate.
8. August 2008 was a time of great joy and ___ in China as it hosted the Summer Olympics in Beijing. CLOSE