Loanwords from Arabic Bingo Cards

English Words From Arabic Bingo Card

These cards are about English Words From Arabic. These words have been borrowed from the Arabic language, some directly, some derived through other languages, such as Hebrew or Latin. These include words like almanac, gazelle, kohl, monsoon, and scarlet.

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How To Play Loanwords from Arabic Bingo

  1. Print out your free English Words From Arabic bingo boards, or make custom ones with Bingo Card Creator. Click here to get started.
  2. Give one card to each player.
  3. Call off words randomly, for example by using a call list. You can either just say a word, like "lilac", or you can make up a more involved clue involving lilac.
  4. When a word is called, each player should find it and mark it.
  5. The first player(s) to clear five words in any direction (horizontal, vertical, or diagonal) wins a small prize.

Notes: How long a bingo game lasts depends on what pace you read the clues at and how many players you have. If you read faster, such as for older or more experienced students, or if you have more players, the game tends to end more quickly. In general, I suggest allocating between twenty and thirty minutes to a bingo game. Since they can potentially end as early as the fourth word called, though that is quite rare, I encourage you to keep playing in the event of the game being over earlier than you expected it to be. Almost 90% of bingo games with a 25 word list and 25 players will see their first bingo within 7 to 11 words being called.

Words List For English Words From Arabic Bingo Cards

almanac caliber carat coffee elixir
gazelle giraffe hazard jar jasmine
kohl lemon lilac lime magazine
monsoon orange racket ream sash
scarlet sofa sugar tambourine zero

Print a call list.)