10 card games for language learners Levels: Beginner to Intermediate. Primary to Adult. Illustrated by: Thomas Pyle
Learning vocabulary and question/answer practice are all part of the game, naturally. These games provide the motivation and the structure for practicing conversation. The simple rules encourage players of any age to
be creative and humorous. They relax and speak up, even in groups of mixed language proficiency.
There are 40 full-color, plastic-coated playing cards-10 families, each with a mother, father, daughter, and son.
Each card has 8 features: clothes, hat, shoes, expression, object, cost, transportation, and time.
How to Play Game 1 ... 1
Sample Exchanges ... 2
40 full-color, plastic-coated playing cards ready to be torn out and cut up with scissors along the dotted lines. Round the cormers.
Suggestions to the Teacher ... 3
Possible Linguistic Items ... 4
Nine More Games ... 5