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English vocabulary: Halloween topic


Learn and practise English vocabulary connected with the theme Halloween. This page gives you a quick guide to the unit contents. There is also a list of all the key words covered in the unit.

Unit Contents

Learning and Teaching Material

This unit introduces kids to ten English words connected with the theme Halloween and contains resources to learn, practise and revise new vocabulary in a fun way. The vocabulary words are presented before being practised. Then they reappear both in the activities to play online and in the worksheets to download and print.

The unit has four areas to explore: Learn, Practise, Test Yourself, Download and Print. First comes the Learn! section with the picture dictionary that introduces ten new English words through pictures, sounds and text. Then you can practise new vocabulary by playing three different word games (matching, spelling, guessing) and test yourself by taking our picture test and vocabulary quiz. Finally, there is a section that contains printable worksheets to practise offline.

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English vocabulary: ghost

The spirit of someone deceased.

English vocabulary: haunted house

haunted house
A home for ghosts and spirits.

English vocabulary: mask

A thing you put over face to pretend you are someone or something else.

English vocabulary: monster

A cruel wicked and inhuman person.

English words: mummy

A preserved dead body.

English words: pumpkin

Something to carve.

English words: scarecrow

An effigy of a person set up in a field to scare birds.

English words: skeleton

A set of bones.

English words: vampire

Lives by drinking the blood of people.

English words: witch

Rides a broom in the moonlight.

English alphabet: H

The letter H.

English alphabet: h

The letter h.