Special Sub-Topic: Turtle Soup 2
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word describing a skirt that a ballerina may wear.|
Tutu. A tutu is a short skirt that usually sticks straight out from the waist of the person wearing it. It is made of lots of layers of stiff fabric gathered together so that it doesn't sag.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that describes a rich cake usually covered in cream, fruit and/or nuts.|
Torte. A torte is a cake made using lots of eggs and only a little bit of flour (if any at all). Sometimes breadcrumbs or crushed nuts are used instead of flour.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that describes one of the most popular flowers in the world (and usually given to someone you love) - remember there is only one 'S' in turtle soup!|
Rose. The word 'rose' refers to both the plant and the flower. Roses come in all kinds of colours but giving someone a red rose says that you love them.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that is similar in meaning to 'ramp' or 'slant' and usually refers to the ground.|
Slope. A slope can be a ski slope or the slope of a ramp, roof or hill. Slopes are also used in algebra but that is way too hard for me to even try to explain!
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that describes the part of the teapot that the liquid comes out of. |
Spout. A spout can also describe a short burst of liquid, or another word for the faucet of a tap. What is called a downpipe in Australia is known as a downspout in other countries; it is a pipe that carries rain water from a gutter to the ground.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, finish the following sentence: "I'm a little teapot short and _____".|
Stout. Stout can mean strong, powerful, brave or fat. It is also a type of dark coloured beer that was originally developed in Britain.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that can mean the same as (an) instruction, reign or law.|
Rule & tort. There are many different ways to use the word 'rule'. It can also be used in place of the word 'ruler'. Unfortunately, there are not enough letters in 'turtle soup' to make the word 'ruler'!
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that means to tip liquid from a container, such as a jug.|
Pour. When it is raining heavily, we can say that it is pouring. We can also pour ourselves a drink of water on a hot day.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word that can mean a small garden, a secret plan or a storyline.|
Plot. A plot can also be a piece of land in a cemetery or a way of creating a graphical chart or diagram. When used in the context of a secret plan, it usually refers to something illegal or bad.
|Using the letters from TURTLE SOUP, find a word to describe what you would do with a letter once you have written it (and want to send it to someone).|
Post. A post is also an upright beam or pole that may or may not be used to support something else. It could also be an upright pole in a picket fence or a notification of something.
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