Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Games for Language Learning” as Want to Read:
Games for Language Learning
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Games for Language Learning (Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers)

3.77 of 5 stars 3.77  ·  rating details  ·  30 ratings  ·  1 review
Games provide meaningful and enjoyable language practice at all levels and for all age groups. They can be used to practise any of the skills - speaking, listening, reading and writing - at any stage of the learning process, from controlled repetition through guided practice to free expression. To enable teachers to select the activities most suitable for their needs, prec ...more
Paperback, 212 pages
Published July 27th 1984 by Cambridge University Press (first published June 1st 1980)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Games for Language Learning, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Games for Language Learning

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 96)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Mike
This entire series is great for finding new activities to liven up your class. I love these books, but let's be clear that what they provide is a group of tactics, not the big picture strategy needed to win the war but rather the battlefield tactics necessary to make a specific lesson more engaging. Don't expect discussion of assessment, these are just games.

Search for Cambridge Handbook for Language Teachers to see the whole series, there are maybe 20 or 30 titles.

If you are just building a pro
...more
Elliott Fauré
Elliott Fauré marked it as to-read
Jan 12, 2015
Ghatotkaka Al Hafidz
Ghatotkaka Al Hafidz marked it as to-read
Jan 02, 2015
Teresa Fung
Teresa Fung marked it as to-read
Dec 17, 2014
Erica
Erica marked it as to-read
Dec 05, 2014
Juwita
Juwita added it
Nov 07, 2014
Hiển Trần
Hiển Trần marked it as to-read
Oct 27, 2014
Laura Brennan
Laura Brennan marked it as to-read
Oct 24, 2014
David Harbinson
David Harbinson marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2014
Cheryl
Cheryl marked it as to-read
Sep 03, 2014
Peter
Peter added it
Aug 15, 2014
Pete Mullen
Pete Mullen marked it as to-read
Aug 08, 2014
Angel Diaz
Angel Diaz marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2014
Nerissa Ann
Nerissa Ann marked it as to-read
Jul 03, 2014
Robert
Robert added it
Jun 08, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers (1 - 10 of 33 books)
  • Beginning to Write: Writing Activities for Elementary and Intermediate Learners
  • Classroom Management Techniques
  • CLIL Activities: A Resource for Subject and Language Teachers
  • Communicative Activities for EAP
  • Dialogue Activities: Exploring Spoken Interaction in the Language Class
  • Dictionary Activities
  • Discussions That Work: Task-Centred Fluency Practice
  • Drama Techniques in Language Learning: A Resource Book of Communication Activities for Language Teachers
  • Extensive Reading Activities for Teaching Language
  • Five-Minute Activities: A Resource Book of Short Activities
Storytelling with Children Pictures for Language Learning 1000+ Pictures for Teachers to Copy Visual Materials for the Language Teacher Art and Crafts with Children

Share This Book