English–language learning doesn’t have to just be grammar–based drills and exercises—as many ELLs and
instructors have discovered at Lanternfish ESL—a website dedicated to ESL games…
In Practice Makes Perfect: English Vocabulary Games, units are organized around themes, then supported
by different kinds of games. These can easily be adapted for a classroom setting, but are designed for the
independent self–study learner (high school, college, adult). Answer keys are provided as well as brief glossaries.
- Organized thematically (for easier vocabulary retention) and in increasing difficulty
- A variety of games and puzzles: crosswords, word searches, word jumbles, etc.
- Easy for instructors to use as in–class worksheets
- A break from traditional English language instruction that’s fun but effective