CROSSWORDS: Solving Strategies and Resources


  • optimist crosswords in penLearn to recognize patterns, be creative and flexible; being born smart helps -- even though you can't change your parents
  • Multi-tasking and memorizing dictionaries are not necessary
  • Be confident -- maybe even use ink
  • How to Solve The New York Times Crossword excellent tutorial, examples; Deb Amlen; 11/2017