Health and Fitness
Martial Arts Game
Complete each sentence with a word from the list:
Capoeira Judo Karate Kendo Kung Fu Muay Thai Pencak Silat Savate Taekwondo Tai Chi Chuan
is a Japanese martial art involving open-handed strikes, kicks and blocks, practised for self-defense and physical fitness.
is a Chinese martial art in which slow and graceful body movements are performed to calm the mind and improve health.
boxing is a Thai combat sport in which punching, kicking, elbowing and kneeing as well as blocking and clinching are used.
is a Japanese combat sport in which bamboo swords, samurai sword-fighting techniques and Zen Buddhist meditation are used.
is a Brazilian martial art in which acrobatic moves are combined with leg sweeps, knee strikes, elbow strikes, kicks and punches.
is a Japanese martial art and Olympic sport in which trips, throws, holds and joint locks are used to immobilize an opponent.
7. The term
covers several Indonesian and Malaysian martial art styles that use strikes, sweeps, throws, joint locks or bladed weapons.
is a Korean martial art and Olympic sport in which blocks, kicks, punches, open-handed strikes, sweeps, throws, and joint locks are used.
9. The term
covers hundreds of Chinese martial art styles that combine fitness training, combat skills and meditation techniques.
, or French kickboxing, is a French martial art that developed from street fighting and in which strikes, kicks and blocks are used.