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Topic: help - what do you call this game in English?  (Read 435 times)
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« on: April 16, 2008 01:03:52 AM »

Is there a name for this game? You get a list of things to find, and each thing gives you a certain amount of points. For instance: carrot 10 points, Barbie doll 30 points. It's not exactly a treasure hunt. Help?

« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2008 05:04:44 AM »

Are you thinking of the game "Scavenger hunt"? Kids usually do this at parties. They are given a list of items and they go door to door in their neighborhood asking for the items?



« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2008 11:43:34 AM »

probably, thanks!! I teach English in Sweden, and here we call it "pongjakt" (= hunting for points). It's more about receiving the points than finding the actual objects. Smiley

« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2008 06:51:12 PM »

its the same with scavenger hunts. often you only have a limited amount of time and you can't find everything so you have to prioritise- ie: it might be faster to find one 30 point item than three 10 point items. they can also involve activities- you get points for every activity you complete. actually, it might be a fun way of teaching english- a word hunt perhaps? of course it would probably depend a lot on the age and ability of the people you are teaching.

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