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There are 294 quizzes and 3,160 trivia questions in this category.
Word Chains

Here are 25 words with a twist. The last four letters of each word form the first four letters of the following word. Definitions are given for each word (British English spelling is used throughout).
Tough (25 qns)
Apr 16 07
6936 plays
Limericks and Anagrams - Famous Figures

Some limericks now I will try - Anagrams of the famous - I'm sly - Check the CAPITALS out - That's what it's all about - Rhyming clues will then flow and you'll fly.
Average (10 qns)
Oct 22 04
6159 plays
Word Chains 2

My second word chain quiz. The last THREE letters of each word form the first THREE letters of the next word. I have given a definition for each word. NOTE: this one is a bit harder than the last one! British English spellings used throughout.
Tough (25 qns)
Apr 21 07
2817 plays
A Diquiz to Die For

The prefix "di" means "two" -- except when it doesn't! Here we start with the prefix "di," combine it with a word, and end with the answer: a different word. For example, the clue "Double an instruction to be quiet" leads to the answer "dish." Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Apr 20 08
1416 plays
"Bi""di"ng My Time

The prefixes "bi" and "di" mean "two" - except when they don't! Each answer begins with "bi" or "di" and ends with another word. For example, the clue "Double aluminum" gives the answer "dial," and "Double French article" gives "bile." Good luck!
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 11 08
993 plays
Anagrams and Limericks - More Famous Faces

Anagrams of the famous in rhyme - Entail CAPITALS, solving is prime - Read the rest of the verse - For clues kind and perverse - And enjoy. Have a wonderful time.
Tough (10 qns)
Oct 26 04
2592 plays
It's "De"-Lovely

The prefix "de" means to undo - except when it doesn't! Each answer is a word that begins with "de" and ends with another word. For example, the clue "Undo a marketing material" gives the answer "dead." Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Feb 26 09
1137 plays
"Re"play It Again, Sam

The prefix "re" means "again" - except when it doesn't. Each answer is a word that begins with "re" and ends with another word. For example, the clue "Aluminum, again" gives the answer "real." Good luck!
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Nov 03 08
996 plays
Differ By a Vowel

Think of a set of five words, all that differ by only a vowel. That's what this quiz is looking for! The answer will be the set of letters that all five words have in common. Full instructions in the first question.
Tough (10 qns)
Nov 28 04
5013 plays
Something in Common with a Twist in the Tail

Find the three-letter word which is both the last three letters of the first clue and the first three letters of the second. Example: catnap _______ napping = 'nap'. The tenth question is a little different. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Feb 08 15
303 plays
Labour Ward Lapses - Perplexing Names

Some mothers take things a little too far. In the first ecstatic moments of motherhood, they have bestowed these names on their unfortunate offspring. The chosen name of each child is in capital letters. You decide on the more acceptable name.
Average (10 qns)
Apr 09 08
2490 plays
Geography Meets Chemistry - Season I

This is a new type of quiz where geographical questions have chemical answers! For example Wales will be 'Tungsten, Aluminium and Einsteinium'(W-Al-Es). So you have to know a little of both chemistry and geography! Happy Quizzing!
Average (10 qns)
Sep 02 02
4533 plays
Anatomy in Rhyme

Each two-line rhyme is a cryptic clue for a part of the human body. Hints are given when the questions are clues for homophones of the answer. Q1 is a solved example to help you out.
Tough (10 qns)
Feb 19 07
3426 plays
Wandering Vowels

Sometimes, just by changing the vowel, you can make five different words. I'll give you five definitions, you need to give me the five words in alphabetical order. Example in question one.
Average (10 qns)
Aug 14 10
1311 plays
It Was a Dark and Stormy Night

Just the kind of night to bring out FunTrivia's most challenging forms of wordplay! Here are ten stormy, nighttime themed puzzles for you to solve, encrypted with four different kinds of wordplay. Instructions are included with the questions. Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
Aug 13 09
1311 plays
Inquizition's Missing Words

Find the missing word. For example: - boar, -cat, - geese, - West. The answer is wild; wild boar, wild cat etc. The answer can be part of a word or part of a 2 word phrase. ie fortnight or Fort Knox. Q24 and Q25 are stinkers. Have fun.
Difficult (25 qns)
Mar 06 03
3267 plays
The Sentence Without A Country

In each of the following puns, the missing word is the name of a country. For example, if the question is 'No matter how _____ my brain, I don't understand these puzzles!', the answer is Iraq (for 'I rack'). Some of these are stinkers, be forewarned!
Very Difficult (15 qns)
Feb 02 02
8442 plays
This is a Pain in the Neck

It may or may not be a pain in the neck, but the last two letters of each answer will be the first two letters of the following answer.
Average (10 qns)
Feb 17 16
462 plays
Meathead's Word Within Words-BUR

Yet another Words Within Words from Meathead! This time, each answer begins with "BUR."
Easy (10 qns)
Mar 17 09
1593 plays
Leith's Letter Links XVI

The last three letters of each answer are the first three letters of the next answer. All answers are single words. The first and last answers share a common link. British spelling is used in all answers.
Easy (10 qns)
Jul 30 09
1539 plays
Ram-a Lamb-a (no Ding Dong)

Eburge and I are continuing our attempt to infiltrate sheep into every Fun Trivia category. All the answers in this quiz start with either 'ram' or 'lamb', so good luck with working out the answers.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 15 12
486 plays
Invisible common bond

In this quiz, I will first define 9 words. Each of these words can have the same word added AT THE END to make another word. This word is answer number 10 and also the invisible common bond. Please read the rules with question 1.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 24 09
1536 plays
Leith's Letter Links XXIII

Welcome to the 23rd quiz in the series! By using the last three letters of a word to begin the next word, work your way to the end where the last word will link back to the first.
Very Easy (10 qns)
Oct 03 09
1974 plays
Words within words that start with TR

All questions consist of the letters TR added to a given clue that will then give you the final word (which also has a clue provided). The final LONGER word is the answer eg. Tr + Solid water = A very short time..... Tr + Ice = TRICE
Average (15 qns)
Jan 17 09
2676 plays
Meathead's Words Within Words-DEC

I've come back for another installment of words within words, this time each answer begins with DEC!
Easy (10 qns)
May 21 09
1278 plays
Back in Bed

Each word begins with B and ends with ED. Inside these letters is a three or four letter word written *backwards*. The definition of the whole word is given first, followed by the inside word.
Difficult (10 qns)
Feb 21 06
2835 plays
Words Within Words that start with ST

All questions consist of the letters ST added to a given clue that will then give you the final word (which also has a clue provided). The final LONGER word is the answer.
Very Easy (20 qns)
Mar 09 09
2010 plays
Words Within Words that start with CH

All questions consist of the letters CH added to a given clue that will then give you the final word (which also has a clue provided). The final LONGER word is the answer.
Easy (15 qns)
Feb 21 09
1959 plays
"Cat"chy Quiz Title

My cat, Kwizzer, and his friend Kyle thought there weren't enough cat-themed quizzes on FunTrivia. So, at their request, here is a puzzle quiz with four of Kwizzer's favorite types of wordplay. Each answer contains or pertains to the word "cat."
Average (10 qns)
Oct 20 09
6636 plays
One for the Books

Harriet Hackshaw fancies herself as an amateur sleuth. The problem is that she really isn't very good at it. Her current mystery involves book titles - will you be her assistant?
Average (10 qns)
Sep 22 09
1080 plays
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