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German at home: Playing chinese whispers

Chinese whispers is not only a popular game at birthday parties but can also be played at home with parents and siblings. In order to practise German as well, German words, phrases, quotes or tongue twisters can be chosen for the game. This way the children's pronunciation and listening comprehension in German get strengthened. Also, they practise whispering which is an important aspect of language development. Chinese whispers is suitable for all ages and is enjoyed by little as well as bigger kids!


Some examples for chinese whispers in German: "Fischers Fritz fischt frische Fische.", "Schwarze Katzen kratzen mit schwarzen Tatzen", "Waschmaschine", "Gespenstergeschichten"...