Match the Pairs!
games for kids learning english

how to play the game

Our instruction is just a starting point to inspire you.

You can use this fun flashcard game to teach vocabulary on a variety of topics.


how to play

  • Place flashcards face up in front of the players. Mix the pairs.
  • Students pull out matching pairs and place them in front of them.
  • When all the cards are in pairs, students read the words from their pairs of cards.
  • The students with the most pairs wins.

more game ideas

Flashcards are great resources to play different learning games, such as matching, memory, drilling, guessing or indication activities. If you follow this link - Flashcard fun! - you will find lots of ideas and suggestions for using our cards in class or at home.

pdf files to download and print

To play the game, you can use these sets of flashcards.
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