English Daily Workout: 13 Killed in a Christian-Muslim Clash: Crossword Puzzle

13 Killed in a Christian-Muslim Clash: Crossword Puzzle

In this blog post we are going to learn some vocabulary related to a recent event in Cairo where 13 people were killed in a Christians-Muslims clash this week. 

1. First watch the video. (you can follow the link to read the transcript)






2. Do the crossword puzzle. The words selected are part of the news video report.


Crossword Puzzle Game Hints
  1. (the sound of) the shooting of a gun
  2. the crime of intentionally starting a fire in order to damage or destroy something, especially a building
  3. a time when something suddenly begins, especially a disease or something else dangerous or unpleasant
  4. an idea, thought or plan which was not originally intended but is thought of at a later time
  5. a particular government or a system or method of government
  6. surrounded by an army
  7. a fight or argument between people
  8. bullets fired towards you from different directions
  9. a person who believes strongly in political or social change and works hard to try and make this happen
  10. when a group of people go into a public building and refuse to leave or allow normal activities to continue there until a situation that they are complaining about is changed
  11. a way in which emotion or energy can be expressed or made use of