Summer Vocabulary Crossword

The English Magazine's Summer Vocabulary Crossword


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.
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2. The light from the sun.
4. A cold, sweet drink made with a citrus fruit that has bubbles.
5. A prolonged period of excessively hot weather. (2 words)
6. An area or town next to the sea.
7. A sport in which you are pulled along the surface of the water by a boat. (2 words)
9. A piece of clothing with two parts that women wear for swimming.
10. Something you wear to protect your eyes from the sun.
12. A light shoe with straps that you wear in warm weather.
14. When you do not have to go to work or school .
15. The job or activity of growing a garden and keeping it attractive.


1. A metal frame on which meat, fish or vegetables are cooked outside over a fire.
3. The longest day of the year.
6. When your skin has become sore and red because you have spent too long in the strong heat of the sun.
7. A sport in which you sail across water by standing on a board and holding onto a large sail.
8. Congestion, where vehicles are fully stopped for periods of time. (2 words)
11. When you stay in a tent for a holiday.
12. The sport of riding on a wave on a special board.
13. One of the four periods of the year; winter, spring, summer, or autumn.