Word games

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Sumptuous Susan

(14 votes. Push a star to rate! )

try to remember every players name as you go around a circle.

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing to prepare
Equipment: Nothing
 
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Boys and Girls Names

(12 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Can you remember names and try to think of new ones at the same time?

Number of participants: 3+
For: For youths over 12 years and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing
Equipment: Nothing
 
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One Brown Bear

(9 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Can you repeat the senteces without messing them up?

Number of participants: 3+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will just need to make sure that you have alcohol or others can bring their own.
Equipment: alcohol
 
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Panic Word

(27 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Try to guess the word before your time runs out.

Number of participants: Not specified
For: For youths over 12 years and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will need to have 100 or so index cards, pen to write the words, a timer
Equipment: index card, pen, timer or stopwatch
 
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Around the World

(14 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Can you figure out the secret of “Around the World”?

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing
Equipment: Nothing
 
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Frustration

(15 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Try to figure out the game frustration without getting frustrated.

Number of participants: 3+
For: For youths over 12 years and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing
Equipment: Nothing
 
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Give Me Names

(9 votes. Push a star to rate! )

“Give Me Names” will get everyone banging on the table with both hands, clapping and clicking their fingers to the following rhythm:
BANG (the table),
CLAP (your hands),
CLICK (left fingers),
CLICK (right fingers) and so on
BANG, CLAP, CLICK, CLICK!
BANG, CLAP, CLICK, CLICK!
Make sure all the players are in time, then start by calling out, to the rhythm:
“To My [...]

Number of participants: 3+
For: For youths over 12 years and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing
Equipment: Nothing
 
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Chinese Whispers

(5 votes. Push a star to rate! )

“Chinese Whispers” is a game that shows how a word can change by going through many people.  Each players hears almost a different word and is fun to watch how a sentence can change.  You will need to have your guests or players that want to play sit in a circle. The first player will need to [...]

Number of participants: 3+
For: For youths over 12 years and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing
Equipment: Nothing
 
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Dictionary Game

(9 votes. Push a star to rate! )

The “Dictionary Game” is a good game for those that think they know everything. This may show them that they might not always be right but it is funny if they are not. One player chooses an odd word from a dictionary, and they will spell it out to the other players in the game . [...]

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will need a current dictionary, paper and pens for each player
Equipment: a dictionary, paper and pens for each player
 
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Foreheads

(16 votes. Push a star to rate! )

“Foreheads” can be an amusing game to play at each others expense. To play you will need each player write a four-letter word on a sticky note. They will stick it to the forehead of the player on his or her right. Every player can see all the words except the one on his or her [...]

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will need sticky notes and pens for each player.
Equipment: sticky notes and pens
 
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