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These are puzzles where all of the answers have a word or word type in common, such as all answers containing the word "cat," or all answers containing the name of a brand of cereal.
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1 Death Becomes Him - A Night with Mort d'Adder
Morty the Death Adder is obsessed with deathly things. This macabre peek into his dark world may shock you. Be warned. Every answer begins with the word "death".
Average
10 Q
Nannanut
Jun 23 06
4290 plays
2 A Picnic With Ants
What would a picnic be without ants? This quiz is like a picnic, because after answering the clues, you will have words with 'ant' in them. Example: to huff and puff=pant. Hope you enjoy it.
Tough
10 Q
Bruyere
Feb 08 01
14379 plays
3 Make Mynah Quiz
In Hawaii we noted peculiar looking hopping birds. Having a rather limited ornithologic knowledge base, we called them uglybirds. Later we learned they were, in fact, Mynah birds. A mynah pun quiz follows.
Difficult
10 Q
uglybird
Jan 27 04
1623 plays
4 Word Partner Pairs 2
I'll give you two lots of two words that have a word in common that goes after the first word and before the second word. Join these two missing words to form a third missing phrase or word. Good Luck!
Tough
10 Q
Soozy_Woozy
Oct 16 08
1377 plays
5 Soozy's Find The Missing Link 19
I'll give you three words that have a common word that goes after them. EXAMPLE:Head-,Bed-,Dining-..ANSWER: Room. Good Luck!
Average
10 Q
soozy_woozy
Jul 14 07
7341 plays
6 Same Name I
Inspired from the Wheel of Fortune category 'Same Name', let's see if you can guess the word that matches the two words given to complete the individual two word phrases. For example, black ____, Siamese ____; the answer is cat.
Very Difficult
10 Q
Earthboy
May 12 15
174 plays
7 Common Words For All
Each question will hint at one common word with 3 different meanings. OK - a drum is a musical instrument. You can drum your fingers or keep oil in a drum. Just read the story and find the word.
Very Difficult
10 Q
Nannanut
Oct 02 04
6132 plays
8 What's the Word?
The storylines in each question will lead you to a common word. One word with 3 different meanings. OK. Green can mean inexperienced, part of a golf course or a colour. Just read the story and find the word that is the link.
Difficult
10 Q
Nannanut
Sep 14 04
5109 plays
9 Cliffhangers and Common Words
Read these awful cliffhangers. See if you can determine the common word with three different meanings. Egads! Gum can be something you chew, a mouth part or a eucalyptus tree.
Very Difficult
10 Q
Nannanut
Oct 09 04
4278 plays
10 A Day in the Life of Count Blood
The Count leads a crazy lifestyle that is ruled entirely by his obsession with blood. Follow him through his gory day and remember that every answer begins with the word 'blood'. Warning! This quiz is not for the squeamish or fainthearted.
Average
10 Q
Nannanut
Jan 28 06
5646 plays
11 'Ye' of Little Faith
If you thought I'd run out of ideas, you should have had more faith. I'll give you clues to words which make new words when 'ye' is put in the middle. An example will be given in question one.
Average
10 Q
rossian
Mar 28 15
189 plays
12 Triple Treat Words #7
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean a division in a game of tennis, to solidify, or to lay the table. In this quiz, you need to find one word that can replace three words or phrases in the question.
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Nov 25 13
528 plays
13 Triple Treat Words #6
Many words have multiple meanings. For example, 'set' can mean a division of a tennis game, to solidify, or a collection of items. This quiz asks you to find one word that can replace three or four words or phrases in the question.
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Nov 09 13
426 plays
14 More Found in Bed
Each seven letter answer word begins with B and ends with ED. Inside these letters is a four letter word. The definition of the whole word is given first, followed by the inside word.
Tough
10 Q
minch
Feb 11 06
3261 plays
15 Triple Treat Words #2
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean to lay the table, a division of play in tennis or the solidification of jelly. In this quiz the answer is one word that can substitute for three or four phrases in each question.
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Aug 16 13
420 plays
16 'In' It To Win It
The answers to the following questions all contain the word 'in' somewhere in the middle. Can you work out the answer from the clues given?
Average
10 Q
rossian
Mar 28 09
753 plays
17 Cat About Town -- Common Words
Can you determine the word with three different meanings in each paragraph of Glenda the cat's story? For example, "Die" can mean a single dice, a mechanical tool or to cease to exist. All words are American usage and verbs are in the infinitive.
Difficult
10 Q
PDAZ
Feb 13 09
927 plays
18 Find the Common Word
Each question will hint at one common word with 3 different meanings. OK - a post is a stout piece of timber. You can post a letter or have a post in the army. Just read the story and find the word.
Difficult
10 Q
Nannanut
Sep 19 04
4113 plays
19 This Is 'It'
The answers to the following questions all contain the word 'it' somewhere in the middle. Can you work out the answer from the clues given?
Average
10 Q
rossian
Sep 10 09
549 plays
20 Seriously Silly Sentences
These silly nonsense sentences relate to a common word. In each question, the phrase or word which seems silly or out of place, will have the same meaning as the word that should appear in the sentence.
Average
10 Q
Nannanut
Oct 01 05
9552 plays
21 Triple Treat Words #1
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean to lay the table, a division of play in tennis or the solidification of jelly. In this quiz you need to find one word that can substitute for three or four phrases in each question.
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Aug 05 13
357 plays
22 Found in Bed - With a Good Book?
Each six-letter answer word begins with B and ends with ED. Inside these letters is a three letter word. The definition of the whole word is given first, followed by the inside word.
Tough
10 Q
minch
Jan 18 06
4218 plays
23 An 'Iffy' Quiz
As a variation on a theme, the answers to the following questions all contain the word 'if' somewhere in the middle. Can you work out the answer from the clues given?
Average
10 Q
rossian
Mar 13 09
687 plays
24 Awfully Awkward Anecdotes
These awkward nonsense sentences relate to a common word. In each question, the phrase or word that seems awkward or out of place, will have the same meaning as the word that should appear in the sentence.
Tough
10 Q
Nannanut
Oct 15 05
3750 plays
25 14 to the Case
A branch of my family tree includes 14 siblings with the surname of 'Case'. Obviously you name the first one 'Justin', but where do you go from there? A bit of close observation makes naming the children easy. Really!
Tough
10 Q
ing
May 27 05
2868 plays
26 Pro, Con, Pro, Con
Words are divisive things! Each of the answers in this quiz is either for a word, or against it: you can get each answer by using either "pro" or "con" as a prefix to the word in the clue. For example, "For each" would lead you to "proper." Good luck!
Average
10 Q
CellarDoor
Nov 05 13
363 plays
27 Double Words II
Each answer is two words. Both words are spelled the same but have different meanings (and often pronunciations). For example, the clue 'Smash zucchini' = 'Squash squash.' Don't use periods in your answers. Don't use any connecting words like "a."
Difficult
10 Q
crisw
Oct 05 04
3504 plays
28 Word for Word
Each sentence is craftily crafted to give two different meanings for one word. Example - "Feeling healthy (well) at the watering hole (well)". - Answer = Well
Average
10 Q
musicmonkeyman
Jun 08 05
12873 plays
29 Bra-Less and Fancy Free
The answers I'm looking for in this quiz all include the word 'bra', but they form new words when they are 'bra-less'. I'll give you clues to help you find the answer, which will always be the longer word, including 'bra'.
Average
10 Q
rossian
May 17 12
645 plays
30 Beware of Jabberwok! -- Common Words
In each paragraph, you'll find three expressions for the same word - you need to identify the word. For example, "die" can mean a single dice, a machine tool or to expire. All usages are American, nouns are singular and verbs are in the infinitive.
Average
10 Q
PDAZ
Jul 24 09
435 plays
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* Which two nationalities would best complete the name of the following food: _____ Sausage?
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