Paper and Pen

“Paper and Pen,” Friend, Oct. 1985, 23

Paper and Pen

Use the clues to complete these words that contain the letters pen.

  1. __ __ pen __ __ __ __ (costly)

  2. pen __ __ __ __ (Antarctic bird)

  3. __ __ pen __ (rely on)

  4. pen __ __ __ __ (long, narrow flag)

  5. __ pen (not closed)

  6. pen __ __ __ __ __ __ (land nearly surrounded by water)

  7. pen __ __ __ __ __ (five-sided figure)

  8. __ __ pen __ (feel sorry for a sin and not repeat it)

  9. pen __ __ __ __ (punishment for violating a rule in sports)

  10. pen __ __ __ __ __ __ __ (infection-fighting medicine)

Answers:

  • (1) expensive, (2) penguin, (3) depend, (4) pennant, (5) open, (6) peninsula, (7) pentagon, (8) repent, (9) penalty, (10) penicillin.