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1
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 Q
Nannanut
Oct 22 04
5961 plays
2
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 Q
greybrow
Apr 16 07
6801 plays
3
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 Q
CellarDoor
Apr 20 08
1362 plays
4
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 Q
greybrow
Apr 21 07
2769 plays
5
"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 Q
CellarDoor
Dec 11 08
960 plays
6
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 Q
CellarDoor
Feb 26 09
1062 plays
7
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 Q
Nannanut
Oct 26 04
2574 plays
8
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 Q
crisw
Nov 28 04
4947 plays
9
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 Q
Nannanut
Apr 09 08
2394 plays
10
"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 Q
CellarDoor
Nov 03 08
972 plays
11
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 Q
Snowman
Aug 14 10
1281 plays
12
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 Q
namastheg
Sep 02 02
4461 plays
13
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 Q
darthrevan89
Aug 13 09
1266 plays
14
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 Q
Jennifer5
Feb 08 15
264 plays
15
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 Q
zorba_scank
Feb 19 07
3393 plays
16
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 Q
crisw
Feb 02 02
8415 plays
17
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 Q
leith90
Jul 30 09
1503 plays
18
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 Q
Inquizition
Mar 06 03
3231 plays
19
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 Q
WesleyCrusher
Jan 24 09
1524 plays
20
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 Q
leith90
Oct 03 09
1926 plays
21
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 Q
Midget40
Jan 17 09
2559 plays
22
Meathead's Word Within Words-BUR

Yet another Words Within Words from Meathead! This time, each answer begins with "BUR."
Easy
10 Q
salami_swami
Mar 17 09
1527 plays
23
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 Q
rossian
Mar 15 12
462 plays
24
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 Q
Midget40
Feb 21 09
1869 plays
25
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 Q
Jakeroo
Sep 22 09
1011 plays
26
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 Q
salami_swami
May 21 09
1236 plays
27
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 Q
minch
Feb 21 06
2811 plays
28
Leith's Letter Links X

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 Q
leith90
Jun 24 09
1767 plays
29
"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 Q
darthrevan89
Oct 20 09
6357 plays
30
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 Q
Midget40
Mar 09 09
1875 plays
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