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German Word Games

Try out our online word games below, made to help you improve your vocabulary in German. We keep track of the points you earn when you get words right, so you can see your progress under the User Review menu. Shown below are the various ways of earning points for each game. The maximum you can score for a word is 10 points when playing the Test option of the Flash Cards game, which shows you know the word and how to spell it.


Hangman


Play Hangman as an easier introduction to new words in German while becoming familiar with their spelling. The online Hangman game here gives you more and more advanced words once you show you know the more basic words by scoring points.
Score 6 points for a correct word in Hangman, less 1 point for each wrong letter you select


Flash Cards


This online learning tool features a traditional flash card drill as well as a multiple choice game to start out learning new words, and a Test option which asks you to type the word in, thereby testing you know the word and know how to spell it, getting them right shows you really know the word and earns your the best core for a word.
Score 2 points in the multiple choice game, and 10 points in the Test option


Crosswords

Crossword Level 1
Crosswords are an addictive way to learn new words and challenge your current vocabulary. You can play our crosswords online or print them out. There are various game options apart from the standard crossword, such as scrambled words and an easy one-click word selection option.
Score 5 points for each correct word in a crossword


Word Search


The classic Word Search game but with English clues and German words to search for. Print them out or play them online by clicking the letters that start and end the words, forwards or backwards.
Score 5 points for each word you find.