Word Scramble: What is That Word?

Hot as it has been, let’s take a couple of minutes to sit back, cool off, and have a little fun. And what could be more fun than grammar! It’s time for the Word Scramble Challenge!

Here’s how to play this version:

  1. The scrambled word is at the top of each question.
  1. The clue comes next.
  1. Then there’s the space for you to fill in the word you’ve unscrambled.

Ready, Set, Go!

  1. Scrambled Word: rdvbae

 Clue: An   adverb  describes or modifies a verb, an adjective, or

another  adverb.

The word is:   adverb     .


  1. Scrambled Word: berv

Clue: A verb  is an action word (run, throw, swim, shout, tackle), or expresses state of being (is, are, was, were, seems).

The word is verb    .


  1. Scrambled Word: jateviced

Clue: An  adjective  describes or modifies a noun or a pronoun. Three articles, a,

an, and the are also adjectives.

The word is         adjective.


  1. Scrambled Word: uonn

Clue: A noun names something: a person, place, thing, or idea.

The word is noun.


  1. Scrambled Word: otipsprenoi

Clue: A  preposition  is a word or group of words that shows the relationship between its object and another word in the sentence.

The word is:  preposition.


  1. Scrambled Word: ticnonjunoc

Clue:    A  conjunction  connects individual words or groups of words.

The word is   conjunction.


Hope you’ve enjoyed this bit of fun! Let us know how you did.


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