Read out both sentences below in the order given without the underlined words, e.g. “Cebu is a BLANK island” and “Sentosa is a BEEP island”. Your partner should try to guess the missing words and repeat the sentences back to you with the missing words in. They can ask you to repeat the sentences as many times as they like. If they can’t guess, give them some options for words which could go in each gap.
Cebu is a Philippine island.
Sentosa is a Singaporean island.
The Little Mermaid is a Danish statue.
The Merlion is a Singaporean statue.
Raffles is a Singaporean hotel.
The Imperial Hotel is a Japanese hotel.
Luxembourg is the richest country in Europe (per head).
Singapore is the richest country in Southeast Asia (per head).
Hong Kong is a short ferry ride from Macao.
Singapore is a short ferry ride from Indonesia.
Garden by the Bay is a Singaporean botanical garden.
Kew Gardens is a British botanical garden.
Orchard Road is a famous Singaporean shopping street.
The Champs-Elysees is a famous French shopping street.
The CBD is a Singaporean business district.
Wall Street is an American business district.
Germany has a border with Denmark.
Singapore has a border with Malaysia.
Sir Stamford Raffles was a famous Singaporean leader.
Stalin was a famous Russian leader.
The Turf Club is a famous Singaporean horse racing track.
Ascot is a famous British horse racing track.
St Andrew’s is a Singaporean cathedral.
The Milan Duomo is an Italian cathedral.
Chilli crab is Singaporean seafood.
Moules et frites (mussels and chips) is Belgian seafood.
Country and nationality words guessing game
Read out both sentences below in the order given without the underlined words, e.g. “The Blue Mosque is a BLANK mosque” and “The Sultan Mosque is a a BEEP mosque”. Your partner should try to guess the missing words and repeat the sentences back to you with the missing words in. They can ask you to repeat the sentences as many times as they like. If they can’t guess, give them some options for words which could go in each gap.
The Blue Mosque is a Turkish mosque.
The Sultan Mosque is a Singaporean mosque.
Central Park is an American park.
Fort Canning Park is a Singaporean park.
Bukit Timah is a Singaporean nature reserve.
Yellowstone Park is an American nature reserve.
Changi is Singapore’s main airport.
Charles De Gaulle is France’s main airport.
Mercedes Benz is a German company.
Temasek is a Singaporean company.
Lee Kuan Yew was Singapore’s prime minister.
Koizumi Junichiro was Japan’s prime minister.
Mont Blanc is a Swiss mountain.
Mount Faber is a Singaporean mountain.
Thian Hock Keng is a Singaporean temple.
Wat Po is a Thai temple.
The National Museum is a Singaporean museum.
The Prado is a Spanish museum.
Chingay is a Singaporean festival and street parade.
St Patrick’s Day is an Irish festival and street parade.
Timbre is a Singaporean rock festival.
Glastonbury is a British rock festival.
Singapore’s National Day is on 9 August.
The USA’s national day is on 4 July.
Chapche is a Korean noodle dish.
Lor mee is a Singaporean noodle dish.
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