Welcome to a world where letters and words rule! Hone your skills playing every type of word puzzle – and make your own!
Word games are not only fun, they also
encourage learning and cognitive health.
EIGHT WORD PUZZLE TYPES:
Anagrams: create as many words as you can with letters that are provided.
Examples: Boggle and Bananagram
Crosswords: answer clues with words that fill a grid
Cryptograms or Ciphers: crack a code based on letter replacement
Letter arrangements: create words using a set number of letters.
Rebus: words and pictures are arranged in a way that they depict words and/or phrases
Semantic games: this type of game plays with your factual knowledge of the meaning of words.
Example: Mad Libs
Word jumbles: rearrange letters to form a word
Word search: look for given words within a grid of letters
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What's your favorite word puzzle game?
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