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The Visual Thesaurus Crossword Puzzle: June Edition

Gooooooal! We've got World Cup fever here at the Visual Thesaurus, so we've got a soccer-themed crossword for you. Solve it and you could win a Visual Thesaurus T-shirt!

As in past months, this crossword relies on how the Visual Thesaurus links from one word to another to form a chain of synonyms. Use the Visual Thesaurus word maps to figure out how one step links to the next. You'll find that the first and last steps in the chain, when taken together, form a phrase you might hear while watching the FIFA World Cup.

Think you can figure it out? Once you've solved the puzzle, submit the eight links in the chain by clicking here and you'll be entered to win a Visual Thesaurus T-shirt! In the body of the message, please include the eight links, your mailing address, and your preferred T-shirt size. Ten winners will be selected at random. Deadline is July 23, 2010. Have fun and good luck!

If you'd like to print out the grid, please click here. Want to check out the solution for last month's puzzle? Click here for a PDF file or here for a JPG file.

by Brendan Emmett Quigley

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