This is a list of over 200 cognates in English and in Arabic separated into topical chapters, like food, animals, and politics. Words are written in English, Arabic, and in Arabic transliteration for the very beginner. It also includes a list of the letters in the Arabic alphabet and how they are pronounced. It is intended to show users how much Arabic they already know.
In this activity, students will learn about cognates with a slideshow and play a cognate bingo game.
In this activity, students will be identifying French cognates in a French magazine article. They will also have the opportunity to practice their comprehension of cognates with bingo.
Students will be able to identify cognates and false cognates by playing a game of Kahoot and looking at different advertisements in Spanish.
Students will learn about cognates, real and false. First, they will be introduced to cognates by guessing if certain words are real cognates or false cognates. Then, they will look through a series of Spanish ads and magazine clips to try to point out the Spanish-English cognates that are in the writing.