Crossword Puzzles Game Online - Play Free Fun Word Puzzle Games
Are you ready for some crossword solving? Guess the answers for the given clues and fill the puzzle board with your answers. When all board filled, your puzzle will be complete, so then you can ask for a new puzzle!
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How to Play Crossword Puzzles Game
Use your mouse to play the game or tap on the screen. Select vertical or horizontal clues from the clue list one by one. When you click a clue on the clues list, on the puzzle board you will see the cells showing the answer for this clue marked with a different color. Click on the cells and fill your answer for the clue. If your answer is correct the region will be marked as green. If you can find all the answers for the puzzle, the board will be filled with green cells every where, this will mean you completed the puzzle correctly.
What are crosswords?
A crossword is a word puzzle that normally takes the form of a square or a rectangular grid of white and black shaded squares. The goal is to fill the white squares with letters, forming words or phrases, by solving clues which lead to the answers. In languages that are written left-to-right, the answer words and phrases are placed in the grid from left to right and from top to bottom. The shaded squares are used to separate the words or phrases.
A Brief History of Crossword Puzzles
Crossword puzzles are said to be the most popular and widespread word game in the world, yet have a short history. The first crosswords appeared in England during the 19th century. They were of an elementary kind, apparently derived from the word square, a group of words arranged so the letters read alike vertically and horizontally, and printed in children's puzzle books and various periodicals. In the United States, however, the crossword puzzle developed into a serious adult pastime.