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German Games and Quizzes

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German Vocabulary Games

Featured Vocabulary Games and Quizzes
German TV Titles Quiz
Match the English and German titles of popular TV shows!
False Friends Quiz 2
Can you pass this quiz on German-English false cognates?

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German Vocabulary Games

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Concentration Games (Memory-Spiele)

Concentration Game: Colors in German
This German Memory-Spiel on the German colors asks you to match each of 18 colors with its German word.

Concentration Game: German Pronouns 1
Here's a fun Memory-Spiel to test yourself on the German personal pronouns.

Concentration Game: German Pronouns 2
This German-English Memory-Spiel on the German personal pronouns is more difficult than Game 1 above.


Crossword Puzzles (Kreuzworträtsel)

Crossword Puzzle: Colors
An English-German Kreuzworträtsel on color words for beginners. Also see the concentration game for colors (above).

Crossword Puzzle: Essential German 1 (online version)
An English-German Kreuzworträtsel based on our Essential German pages.

Crossword Puzzle: Essential German 2 (print version)
An English-German Kreuzworträtsel based on our Essential German pages.

Crossword Puzzle: Things That Fly
An English-German Kreuzworträtsel on things that fly. Intermediate level.

Crossword Puzzle: Oktoberfest (Java)
An English-German Kreuzworträtsel on Oktoberfest vocabulary. Solve it online!


Other German Word Games and Exercises
Listed by topic alphabetically

Das Alphabet - Das Abc
The German alphabet with exercises and sound. Part of our free German for Beginners course.

Animal Quiz 1: Sounds

Bauhaus-Quiz
Answer German questions about das Bauhaus and its history. Based on our Bauhaus-Chronik and Bauhaus Photo Gallery.

Classroom/School Quiz
A self-scoring quiz to test your understanding of German school vocabulary.

Das Wort des Tages - Beginners Quiz 1
Test yourself on beginners' words from 2005-2006.
Das Wort des Tages - Beginners Quiz 2
Basic vocabulary from October 2006.

Das Wort des Tages Quiz 1
Test yourself on our advanced German Words of the Day.
Das Wort des Tages Quiz 2
Another advanced German Words of the Day quiz.

Day Expressions Quiz 1
Test yourself with this 15-item self-scoring quiz on "day" words and phrases. Based on the article Day by Day: Day Expressions in German.
Day Expressions Quiz 2
Version two of our self-scoring quiz on "day" words and phrases. Based on the article Day by Day: Day Expressions in German.

Dual Language Reading in German
These German-English reading selections and poetry can help you practice and learn vocabulary.

Erfinder Quiz
Test yourself with this 10-item self-scoring quiz on inventors and inventions. Based on our Technologie-Lexikon.

Das Euro-Quiz
Test your knowledge of German and the new euro currency. Based on the article Der Euro kommt.

False Friends Quiz 1
Test yourself on German-English false cognates. Based on the False Friends Glossary.

False Friends Quiz 2
Can you pass this quiz on German-English false cognates? Based on the False Friends Glossary.

Foto Fun
Fun exercises based on photographs of everyday sights in German Europe. Tests both your cultural and vocabulary knowledge.
Foto-Übung: Der gedeckte Tisch
Can you identify the objects on the table - in German? A photo exercise from Lesson 13 of German for Beginners.

Gender Quiz 1
A self-scoring quiz based on our tips for remembering the gender of nouns in German.
Gender Quiz 2
Version two of our der, die, das quiz is based on Gender Hints and Lektion 3 of German for Beginners.

Germanic Genealogy Quiz
Test your knowlwdge of common German terms used in genealogical research. Based on German Roots: A Personal Search and our German-English genealogical glossaries.

German Film Titles Quiz 3
Test yourself on Hollywood movie titles in German. Match the English and German film titles. Also see Film Titles Quiz 1 and Film Titles Quiz 2.

German Traffic Signs Quiz
Take a German driving test on traffic signs! Based on our illustrated Traffic Signs Glossary.

German TV Titles Quiz
Test yourself on the German titles for American TV shows. Match the English and German titles. Also see Film Titles Quiz 1.

German Webhunts
Learn more about the German language and Germanic culture with our scavenger hunts for German. Explore the Web in German! For beginners to intermediate and advanced learners.

German Word of the Day Beginners Quiz 1
Test yourself on the Words of the Day for Beginners from 2005-2006.
German Word of the Day Beginners Quiz 2
Test yourself on basic vocabulary from the words of the day for October 2006.

German Word of the Day Quiz 1
Test yourself on the advanced Wörter des Tages for May, June, July 2004.
German Word of the Day Quiz 2
Test yourself on the advanced Wörter des Tages for 2005-2006.

German Word Searches
German word search games for a variety of vocabulary topics.

Java Word Games New Games!
Online hangman games and word searches for German vocabulary in several categories.

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German Song Lyrics

'Horizont' - Cloze Exercise
Test yourself on the German lyrics to the Udo Lindenberg song "Horizont."

"MfG" Song Lyrics Quiz
Test yourself on the abbreviations used in the German rap song "MfG" by Die Fantastischen Vier.

'Mensch' - Cloze Exercise
Test yourself on the lyrics to this hit song by Herbert Grönemeyer. But see the German and Engish lyrics first.


Movie Titles Quiz 1
A self-scoring quiz on matching the German title with the original English title of Hollywood movies released in German. Also see Film Titles Quiz 2 and Film Titles Quiz 3.

Nationality and Language Quiz 1
A self-scoring quiz on countries, nationalities and languages in German.

Olympic Sports Quiz 1
Test your knowledge of winter and summer Olympic games terms in German.
Olympic Sports Quiz 2
A pictogram quiz to test your knowledge of winter game terms in German.

Proverbs and Idioms
A self-scoring quiz on German sayings and proverbs.

School & Education Quiz
A self-scoring quiz on school-related vocabulary - from elementary to post grad.

Shakespeare-Quiz
Can you identify the German title of these Shakespeare plays?

Sports/Olympics Quiz 1
Test your knowledge of winter and summer game terms in German.
Sports/Olympics Quiz 2
A pictogram quiz to test your knowledge of winter game terms in German.

Telling Time Quiz
Test yourself on telling time in German with this 10-item self-scoring quiz.

Too Literal Quiz
A self-scoring quiz on the dangers of literal translation. Based on the article Taking Things Too Literally.

Thanksgiving Vocabulary Quiz
A self-scoring quiz on the vocabulary of Erntedankfest.

Thanksgiving Word Search
An Erntedankfest German word search.

Wer wird Millionär-Quiz
A multiple-choice quiz based on actual questions in German from the German version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Start at 100 euro and see if you can become a Euro-Millionär!


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