Let's be honest. Learning a foreign language can get you bored. So why not make it fun? Taboo is a great game which you can play to improve your speaking skills, increase your vocabulary and have fun at the time whether you are a beginner or an advanced learner.
Instructions for Beginners
If you are just a beginner, you might find it quite difficult to explain the Guess-word without using the Taboo-words. So instead, you want to use all these Taboo-words to explain the Guess-word. It will significantly increase your vocabulary and improve your speaking skills. And when you are ready, try to play this game with the traditional rules.
For example, if the Guess-word is "книга" and the Taboo-words are "читать, знание, страница, библиотека, писать", then you might explain it this way: "В ней много страниц. её можно взять в библиотеке".
Instructions for Advanced Level Learners
You have to explain the Guess-word to your team members without using the Taboo-words. No form or part of any words on the card can be used. Teams take turns, and every turn lasts for a minute.
For example, if the Guess-word is "книга" and the Taboo-words are "читать, знание, страница, библиотека, писать", then you might explain it this way: "Согласно известной русской поговорке, это лучший подарок".
Here are some example cards. You can get all 208 cards by subscribing.
Спасибо Sinan Ceylan за фотографию.
Click the heart and share if you like it! It means a lot to me. Thank you ❤