Interesting Things for ESL Students
Hangman - Commonly-Used Words
A Popular word game - 6 wrong guesses and you will be hanged.
By Charles I. Kelly

A Java-enabled browser is required for this game.

How to Play

  1. Click the letters that you think are in the "mystery word."
  2. Each time you make a wrong guess a part of the skeleton is added
  3. If you make 6 wrong guesses, you are hanged and lose the game.
  4. After you finish, you can "click to play again" and get a new word.


Go to Java Hangman Games or Interesting Things for ESL Students.
Copyright (C) 2000 by Charles Kelly
Java Applet by Matthew Stowe
The words are limited to those appearing on the Junior High School Word List from the Ministry of Education in Japan.