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Lots of interactive crosswords for ESL students at six levels, starting from easy. Created by Charles Kelly of The Internet TESL Journal.
Lots and lots of interactive crosswords - Theme based. Great for elementary level students.
Free crossword puzzle maker and other puzzles.
Printable crosswords in PDF.
BBC World Service Learning English
Online crossword puzzles. Most are quite challenging, and suitable for Intermediate learners upwards. New crosswords are added fortnightly.
Dozens of theme-based crosswords in pdf format - ready to print.
Hundreds of printable puzzles: "These printable crossword puzzles are small and easy enough for kids and beginner level crossword puzzle enthusiasts."
Lots and lots of colourful PDF crosswords for kids. Great for ESL students.
Crossword puzzles with a largely American theme. There's a puzzle for ecery U.S. state. Others on holidays and American life. All in pdf format.
Online Crossword maker.
"Printable crossword puzzles and solutions. Choose from different crossword styles: Alpha-Cross, Cross-Wise, Mystery-Word, Word-Fit."
Enter the known letters of an unknown word and use a full stop / period for each unknown letter to find the word you need. This is also great for non-crossword lexical dilemmas.
WESLI English Online Crosswords
Online puzzlemaker - Can print out paper versions too.
Puzzle Me Silly
Large collection of fun puzzles to print and play, and some you can play online.
Lots of downloadable puzzles for younger learners.
Boggles World ESL Crosswords
Lots of easier crosswords in jpg format. Print from web page.
Selection of puzzles in pdf format that include grammar-based worksheets.
Selection of topic-based puzzles in pdf format. Suitable for lower levels.
How to Find Printable Crosswords
An article from e-How on how to find or make crosswords. Has links to puzzle-making sites.
A few printable puzzles here, plus other downlaodables for kids.
Printable ESL Crosswords
An article about crosswords, with links.
A small selection of online puzzles for ESL students.
A site with lots of links to downloadable crossword generators (freeware and shareware). Haven t tested any.
Type in the clues and answers and print out your crosswords.
Daily Crossword for Higher Levels
The site says yhe daily crossword is for kids, but this site would suit higher-level ESL learners.
Printable Baby Stuff
Information on how to create your own printable crosswords.
A search engine to help you with tricky crossword clues - For higher levels.
Easily make and share crossword puzzles and word search puzzles. You can try it for free, but then you have to pay.
A downloadable crossword puzzle maker.
Crossword Puzzle Maker
"To create a free crossword puzzle, enter your information below and select the design options you would like to use."
Instant Online Crossword Puzzle Maker
Easy crossword puzzle maker.
Puzzle maker that gives you a PDF crossword.
Crossword Puzzle Games
Easy puzzle maker.
A history of crosswords.
Online tool for solving crossword clues.
List of links to sites that have crosswords - Most of them too challenging for ESL students.
Clue Solver (Sorta)
"select the length of the answer you're looking for and replace the ?'s (question marks) in the appropriate places with the letters you do know. (Leave the others there to represent the blanks.) Click on the "What is it?" button, and get your answer."
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