How do you get beginners to do or understand anything? You must mime and draw and emote. But most teachers, especially new teachers, talk a lot; and too often all that the students hear is a very frustrating, "Blah, blah, blah." Here´s an example of how to get very low beginners to understand the vocabulary term "game" and actually play a game--Pictionary. My goal is to get you to talk less.