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Three- Step Idioms And Phrasings ( Idioms and Proverbs )

For reasons that are not fully understandable we like to hear things in resounding wave patterns. In particular, three-step rhythmic pattern ... by flem-ish
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Proverbially Barking... ( Animals in Idiom )

I noticed the other day that we use a HECK of a lot of idioms and proverbs with dogs in them... So, I figured I'd make a quiz on it. Enjoy! by thegogga
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Not So Obscure Words Beginning With "Obs" ( Words N - Z )

Who needs a quiz with the word "Obscure" in the title?" There are some great every-day words that begin with "Obs"; the question is, can you ... by coachpauly
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Synonyms and Antonyms II ( Synonyms and Antonyms )

This is the second of my "Synonyms and Antonyms" quizzes. I'll give you some synonyms and antonyms and you tell me which word they go with. ... by zebra101

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Rhymes With Trivia
Jun 20 - Rhymes With Trivia ( Alliteration and Rhymes )

If you are on this site, you probably love trivia. There are, however, quite a few other "via" words. See if you can find the best matches ... by bernie73
Purrty Please
Jun 08 - Purrty Please ( Cats )

Purrty please, can you help me match these musical Cats with their literary descriptions? (Quotes taken from the official "Cats" the musical ... by reedy
Dance Dance Dance
Jun 06 - Dance Dance Dance ( Dance )

Dancing is a wonderful hobby. It keeps you fit and raises the spirits, and is also very social. by Serenesh
Uneasy Lies the Head
May 31 - Uneasy Lies the Head ( Something in Common )

Throughout human existence we've believed in half-humans--creatures and gods whose human body bears the head of another species. Match them ... by Godwit
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trivia quiz  What the Spell Check Mist: Typo Transfusion Editor choice cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ing, Jun 07 09

Sacred Heart Hospital: Medical Care second to nun, paperwork last to all. Scared Heart Hospital, where the typos are rarely fatal, but nearly always fanny!
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trivia quiz  Could You Pass As a Canadian? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Cymruambyth, Apr 01 09

Canadians have incorporated into their everyday language certain words and terms that are peculiarly Canadian. Can you identify the meaning of these words and terms? If so, you could pass for a Canadian.
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Cymruambyth gold member
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photo quiz  Perfect Replacement Editor choice cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Jul 20 13

To pull off a successful museum heist, one needs to have the perfect replacement, a replica, for each famous painting. I've got my replicas; can you determine what painting I'm taking?
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salami_swami gold member
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trivia quiz  Speaking British cool 25 questions
Easy, 25 Qns, deputygary, Jan 02 10

The concept is simple: I give you a word used by the British, and you give me the American equivalent. While most A-Z quizzes start at A, I, being somewhat contrary, am starting with Z.
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trivia quiz  Alfabetical Fun With Fonetics Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jennifer5, Dec 19 12

Here are ten questions to test your knowledge on a variety of topics, with a twist - all answers relate to the NATO phonetic alphabet, the generally-used term given to the International Radiotelephony Spelling Alphabet, or IACO phonetic alphabet.
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Jennifer5 gold member
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trivia quiz  Architecture for Everybody cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Aug 15 04

Some people find the subject of architecture rather esoteric. This quiz solves that problem by presenting some of the very basic terms and definitions important to architects. Good luck!
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thejazzkickazz gold member
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trivia quiz  Gimme Sympathy Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Squisher, Dec 20 09

Gimme gimme never gets, but these individuals didn't care about manners. They really needed something! Can you tell me what? All scenarios are fictional.
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trivia quiz  The Foggiest Notion cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Bruyere, Aug 03 03

This is a quiz about some reasonably common British terms that sometimes leave other English speakers in the fog. They are taken from newspapers, broadcasts and contemporary books. I'll give the North American equivalent. Good luck!
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trivia quiz  Some Devilish Idioms cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, thegogga, Apr 18 08

The devil is fairly popular in idiomatic phrases... Which of these devilish idioms do you know?
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trivia quiz  Wicked Garden Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Nov 20 10

I wandered into the garden of good and evil with a handful of books and harvested a bumper crop of wicked words.
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pollucci19 gold member
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