Compound Words in English Game

This is an English language game about basic compound words. Learning compound words is a useful way of developing vocabulary of young English learners. A compound word is usually formed by combining two words, which creates a new meaning. For instance, SUN + LIGHT = SUNLIGHT. Most of the words used in this activity are compound words related to food vocabulary. This game works across all devices and does not require an app install.

Some words used:

  • cupcake, sunshine, football

Space Dog Game - How to Play
This fun game is called ‘Space Dog’ and involves an astronaut dog looking for his bone in space. Will you give a dog a bone by answering the questions correctly, or let the UFO abduct his bone? This game takes the form of a multiple-choice quiz. The learner must listen to the instructions and choose the correct answer within a timed period of 15 or 20 seconds. The more correct answer the learner gets, the more stars they earn in the end. Learners should aim for three stars.