How to play
To start, choose the task from the menu at the top of the game board. The tasks are numbered from one to twelve, but you can choose them in random order. The selected task will be highlighted in yellow. Now you can see the black and white picture of the word and four words below to choose from. Click on the word you think is correct.
If you are right, the picture of the word will appear in colour and you hear the pronunciation. Also, the correct word will be highlighted in yellow.
Then try the next question. Look at the menu. Each solved task will be marked by colouring its number in green or blue (1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11 in green; 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 in blue).
You do it to show sorrow by shedding tears.
You do it when you are thirsty.
You do it when you are hungry.
You do it to understand the written or printed words.
Faster than walking.
You do it when you make musical sounds.
When you do it, you rest your legs.
You do it every night.
You do it when you are happy.
You do it to express or exchange ideas.
You do it when you use the power of reason.
When you do it, you put words on paper.
If your students enjoy our quiz, you could expand it (or give your students extra practice) by playing related classroom word games. Here are some ideas to inspire you. These activities can be used in any topic!
Write rhyming riddles for as many of your words as you can. For example, It is sweet, and rhymes with hair. See if someone can figure out your riddles!
Create your own quiz. Include a question for each word. Your questions maybe true or false, multiple choice or matching.
Think of words and their meaning, then create your own crossword puzzle. Write a definition for each word. You can add picture clues, too!