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Love a Good Ending?-- Greek Suffixes

We have looked at Greek roots and prefixes, so now it is on to suffixes.
Tough
10 Q
57wordsmith
Aug 01 05
795 plays
62
Beginnings--Greek Prefixes: Part I

Ready for some elementary sleuthing into the English language? Then you will need to know your Greek first. Take this quick quiz to see how Greek prefixes change, create, and determine the meanings of many English words we use today.
Average
10 Q
57wordsmith
Jul 08 05
819 plays
63
Cool Words

5 fascinating words to exercise your logo-iq!
Tough
5 Q
thejazzkickazz
Oct 25 00
1671 plays
64
Idiomatic Language: Flowers, Fruits, Etc.

The names of "flowers, fruits, nuts and other plants" often get secondary meanings or occur in idioms. Check how familiar you are with those "secondary meanings".
Average
10 Q
flem-ish
Dec 04 02
1794 plays
65
Word Meaning Quiz for Kids and Big People Too

Listen to these people talk as they use a big or unfamiliar word each time they speak. Can you tell by what they say what the unfamiliar word means? You may know the meaning of more words than you realize. Have fun!
Easy
10 Q
oscarguy
Nov 15 03
4320 plays
66
Spy on Larry U. Vocab

Come spy on Mr. Vocab and his life. While spying, answer questions about his day to day activities.
Easy
10 Q
pennie1478
Jun 16 11
579 plays
67
Are You a Walking Dictionary?

A simple quiz, I'll give you the dictionary meaning, or meanings - you give me the word! Some are difficult, some are quite easy, some are multiple choice, some are not!
Difficult
25 Q
Engadine
Oct 12 02
3879 plays
68
Letter- Words

Occasionally we use words that consist of a "letter (usually written as a capital)+ noun combination", such as T-shirt and X-files. Many of those combinations are relatively recent creations. See how well you have kept abreast of the times.
Average
10 Q
flem-ish
Oct 01 02
1848 plays
69
Manias

Do you know what all those 'mania'words mean ??May be you are not a 'hellenomaniac' and dont want to call kleptomania by any other name than plain English 'stealing'.If, however, you are a logophile..then this is something for you.
Average
10 Q
flem-ish
Oct 27 01
2046 plays
70
Words.......Words........Words

This a vocabulary quiz for connoisseurs. Be forewarned it's a difficult quiz. Have fun playing whatever.
Tough
25 Q
Fiachra
Jul 30 03
1560 plays
71
Watch Your Words Mate

This is a quiz on certain strange and some known words and phrases in English. There is some amount of word play involved. So watch out.
Tough
15 Q
rangss
Oct 01 00
1752 plays
72
All Boggled Up II

My second quiz all about short, but obscure, words which appear often on the 'Boggle' grid, due to the commonness of the letters they use (zyzzyva doesn't count).
Average
15 Q
konig
Jul 30 03
987 plays
73
Crossword Puzzle Words II

Here's some more Fun Trivia on the unique language of crossword puzzles. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
jmoskow
Mar 05 04
1200 plays
74
Word Power 2

Take the Yogi Bear challenge and find out if you're 'smarter than the average bear'. Have fun.
Difficult
10 Q
Fiachra
Jun 06 03
1008 plays
75
Word Power

You will be quizzed on the meanings of many different words. Get out your dictionaries!
Average
10 Q
Eema-U
Dec 18 02
1923 plays
76
So You Think You Know Words?

All these words can be found in the dictionary; you just have to know where to look! Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
Bwebster
Jan 19 03
1449 plays
77
Palinagrams

A palindrome is a word that is spelt the same backwards or forwards. Examples are "Level" and "Madam". An anagram is a new word made from another word, like "Made" to "Dame". The words in this quiz become new words when read backwards.
Tough
15 Q
Rutley
Mar 25 05
678 plays
78
Fun With Words

This is just a brief words oriented quiz from a quizmaster learning the craft.
Average
5 Q
abhishek_eee
Jan 26 01
1923 plays
79
All Boggled Up I

I play a lot of 'Boggle'. To be good at 'Boggle' you need to know a lot words that are both short and contain common letters. There are a lot of words of this type that are obscure, and I thought I should share some of them with other 'Boggle' lovers.
Average
15 Q
konig
Jul 09 03
1017 plays
80
But It Also Means...

I'll give you a word and one meaning of it. You've got to pick (out of four) another meaning for that word. Easy? Well, I'm going to give you the common meaning...
Difficult
15 Q
baloo55th
Jan 22 05
1155 plays
81
The Very Large and the Very Small.

A quiz on scientific units that are very large and very small. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
hockeyngolf8
Jun 10 03
870 plays
82
Definitely Daffy!

Daffy definitions - the English language is full of weird, wonderful words - here's a few! Can you work out what word/s 'match' the dual definitions or the clues given : do NOT punctuate your answers! Good luck! (Ref: Cambridge, Macquarie Dictionaries)
Average
10 Q
Engadine
Jun 29 03
810 plays
83
Busy Words

Almost an alphabetical assortment, though not in any order, of words with several meanings. Thank you to 'Encarta' and 'Chambers', my sources. Have fun and enjoy.
Average
15 Q
Fiachra
Oct 09 03
1239 plays
84
Rhyming Vocabulary

I made up some little rhymes which attempt to define a word. Use my clues to guess which word I'm talking about!
Average
10 Q
Lucay
Apr 12 05
1461 plays
85
Do You Know Your Diphthongs?

Diphthong - from the Latin 'diphthongus', literally 'two sounds'. I'll give you the meaning of a word - you need to work out what it is - in accepted British/Australian English - and watch your spelling! Good luck.
Difficult
15 Q
Engadine
Nov 23 02
837 plays
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