the world's premier FREE website for learners + teachers of English

game show

PLEASE NOTE THAT DEUCE HAS TRACKED ALL OF THE WORDS AND GUESSES.
Here is a fun word game we can play together. Do you all know the American game show "Jeopardy"? In the game show, the contestants see the definitions of words or phrases based on a specific category. Example
Category: Movies
Sample Answer : "A film about droids in space."
The contestants see the answer and have to guess the question. They hit their buzzers when they think they know the word or phrase that is being described. Their answers are stated in the form of a question.
Buzz: What is Star Wars?

This is the kind of game we play on EnglishClub.com's Facebook page. Now that we have almost 13, 500 friends, these games are a little more difficult because people answer simultaneously. You can lose your turn or get all mixed up pretty quickly. I thought we'd try this game here on MyEC. You can leave your guess (or your definition if it's your turn) in the comments.

For categories, let's use word forms! Start with a definition and guess the word. I'll write the first one.

Let's Play...
My Quiz Question
Category: Nouns
*Definition: "The process of having original ideas that are of value."
What's the word? Buzz in if you know! Be sure to leave your answer in the form of a question.

In the comments you can guess mine and add your own. To respond to someone else's quiz, use @Tara or @Nadiyah or @whoeverelsehasaquizquestion. Please come back often to let people know if they answered correctly. Please try to write a definition in your own words rather than copying from a dictionary.

*This is Sir Ken Robinson's definition of the word I am thinking of. I just watched a video that inspired this post. I'll share it after you answer correctly.

Views: 1632

Tags: forms, game, jeopardy, quiz, word

Add a Comment

You need to be a member of MyEnglishClub to add comments!

Join MyEnglishClub


SpamBuster
Comment by nida on October 18, 2013 at 21:27

Now this blog has 700 comments! hehehe

Comment by Fransiska Rosari Indah on September 23, 2013 at 3:13

What is "patent"?


SpamBuster
Comment by nida on August 24, 2013 at 22:23

I really miss those days!


Admin
Comment by Josef Essberger on February 18, 2011 at 8:42
entropy?

SpamBuster
Comment by nida on November 11, 2010 at 16:02
Quiz

Category : noun

Definition :-
the tendency toward disorder and loss of usable energy

SpamBuster
Comment by nida on November 11, 2010 at 9:01
@ Deuce, you're right!

The word is newspaper!
Comment by deuce666 on November 11, 2010 at 5:53
What is newspaper?

SpamBuster
Comment by nida on November 10, 2010 at 22:24
no!

SpamBuster
Comment by nida on November 10, 2010 at 22:17
No, it's not a periodical!

SpamBuster
Comment by nida on November 10, 2010 at 22:12
no dear Sara, it's not a magazine ?

How to Report a Member
FIRST, go to the member's page. Click "Report Member" at the bottom of the page. Fill in the form and send.

Popular on EnglishClub
ESL Games
Listen to News
English Grammar
English Vocabulary
Search English Club

MyEC Terms of Service

Technical HELP

Please DON'T Plagiarize!

Test your level

MyEC Moderators
Robbie
Junco
Grace
Expector Smith
Nadira 
T Mal

Josef Essberger

Official MyEC Page

Official MyEC Welcoming Committee

Learning English Games

English Prepositions List

Play and learn English. Play at home or in class. Fun and educational. Available here!

Forum

Who is better to teach English,man or woman ?

Started by SaLeM in General Discussion. Last reply by AMIR HAMZA 9 hours ago. 11 Replies

    I think in some socities , some people think that a man is better in teaching English than a woman beacuse habits,traditions,social rules ,etc that play vital role in dealing with boys specially in the countries that ruled by the idea that a man…Continue

Anybody knows what happened with our photo-moderator Junco?

Started by MARY in General Discussion. Last reply by MARY 8 hours ago. 12 Replies

Did you notice that Junco's profile has been deleted?Anybody knows what happened and if she's ok?Is there any other photo-moderator?EC Mysteries...…Continue

Tags: Junco, Moderators-that-disappear, Mysteries

Is true friendship can be possible in today's Material world?

Started by radhey in General Discussion. Last reply by Rajib on Wednesday. 8 Replies

I think No....in today's material world it is almost impossible. Continue

Our future is in the hands of Donald or Hilary!

Started by Jeffrey Raven in General Discussion. Last reply by MARY 6 hours ago. 14 Replies

At this moment, there is a race between Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton to decide who will be president of the United States of America for the next four years.So what, you may say, who cares about US politics?But the reality is, US politics affects…Continue

© 2016   Created by Josef Essberger.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report Member  |  Terms of Service