Category Archives: pelmanism

Matching Games Part Two – Pelmanism

Pelmanism in ELT article and PDFs. If you like anything here and want more, please support TEFLtastic. Updated 31 January 2020 I’ve written a lot about pelmanism/ pairs/ the memory game before. However in the second half of the latest of … Continue reading

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Random pelmanism (TEFLtastic classics Part 18)

Updated 21 February 2019 Pelmanism (also called “the memory game” or “pairs”) is the classic TEFL card game in which students try to find matching pairs of cards from the pack spread face down across the table, just as you … Continue reading

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3D pelmanism

Although I’m sure I’m not the first, came up with this more fun variation on pelmanism (also known as pairs or the memory game) when brainstorming things to practise “They are…” Students put their hands into a bag without being … Continue reading

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Snap and pelmanism in EFL classes (TEFLtastic classics Part Seven)

Pelmanism and snap articles and PDFs. If you like anything here and want more, please support TEFLtastic. Updated 5 February 2020 I’ve been writing an article on collocation games and perhaps the biggest role of all is played by these two … Continue reading

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New UsingEnglish.com stuff

The EFL Dictionary of Football is up to I and still lots of fun- get involved and add your own favourite idioms (“nutmeg” is already in, but haven’t decided about “park the bus” yet) Other worksheets and articles: Classroom language for … Continue reading

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