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Quiz 3 – Round 5 – Words

Free Words Quiz 1. What is the name for a word or phrase which is spelled the same forwards as it is backwards? A palindrome 2. What is the only word in the English language which ends with the letters ‘mt’? dreamt 3. I have no feet but I can run. I give you health …

Quiz 9 – Round 4 – Words

This week’s words round is all about words borrowed from other languages. We will give you a description of the word, including the country it comes from – you tell us which word is being described. 1. An ancient Greek word meaning ‘glory’ or ‘renown’. Kudos 2. A Hindi word meaning ‘dusty’ or ‘earth’ and …

Quiz 12 – Round 3 – Words

1. In computing terminology, what does HTML stand for? Hyper Text Markup Language 2. And what does SCUBA stand for? Self-contained underwater breathing apparatus 3. Opus Dei is an institution of the Catholic Church – how does it translate into English? The Work of God 4. Which word is used for the practice of studying …

Quiz 19 – Round 6 – Words

This week’s word round is all about spellings.Correctly spell the following words:       1. Accolade 2. Claustrophobia 3. Diarrhoea 4. Geisha 5. Chihuahua 6. Resuscitate 7. Definitely 8. Conscientiously 9. Incompatible 10. Rhythm         Similar Quizzes: Quiz 109 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 76 – Round 6 – Words …

Quiz 28 – Round 5 – Words

We’ll give you a word and three possible definitions – you need to choose which is the correct meaning of the word. 1. If someone is capernoited, are they..? A – Big-nosed B – Slightly drunk C – Bald B – Slightly drunk 2. If something is fabiform, is it..? A – Shaped like a …

Quiz 30 – Round 6 – Words

What is the meaning of the following strange words? Select the correct option from those given. 1. What is a collop, is it..? A – A large dollop of a substance, such as cream B – A term for ham and eggs C – A fatty tissue growth often treated by vets B – It …

Quiz 38 – Round 6 – Words

This week’s words round is another set of difficult to spell words.     1. Caribbean 2. Persistent 3. Neanderthal 4. Pharaoh 5. Fahrenheit 6. Playwright 7. Prejudice 8. Laryngitis 9. Kaleidoscope 10. Miscellaneous       Similar Quizzes: Quiz 109 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 76 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 51 …

Quiz 42 – Round 5 – Words

10 more spellings for you…   Correctly spell:   1. Effervescent 2. Guillotine 3. Lieutenant 4. Turquoise 5. Vacuum 6. Xylophone 7. Pirouette 8. Chutzpah 9. Feign 10. Ecstatic     Similar Quizzes: Quiz 109 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 76 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 51 – Round 6 – Words Quiz …

Quiz 48 – Round 5 – Words

This round is all about compound words and phrases. Which word can either precede or follow the given words to make new words or phrases? Eg. house, fingers and bowling – can all go with green (greenhouse, green fingers and bowling green) 1. Light, check and hot? Spot 2. Soil, hat, big, crop and table Top 3. …

Quiz 51 – Round 6 – Words

Correctly spell the following words:     1. Amateur 2. Guarantee 3. Pneumatic 4. Archaeological 5. Vociferous 6. Plagiarism 7. Mayonnaise 8. Luminescent 9. Jeopardize 10. Fortuitous       Similar Quizzes: Quiz 109 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 76 – Round 6 – Words Quiz 42 – Round 5 – Words Quiz 38 …