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Control yourself, contain your contentment, consider the context as you play these quizzes on words which all contain the same word or group of letters.   

There are 139 quizzes and 1,545 trivia questions in this category.
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Disconnect "Dis" Connection: A Spaced Out Quiz

Guess the word that, along with "dis", will create a three-word phrase. Word one will be a word prefixed with "dis". Word two will be "dis" meaning "this". Word three will be the first word without prefix. Example: DisMOUNT "dis" MOUNT.
Tough (10 qns)
1950 plays
"De" Spaced Out Quiz

I give you the meaning of a word starting with "de" and then the meaning of the phrase created if a space is added after "de" and "de" is taken as "the". For instance, deport becomes "de port", "de port" being the place where they keep "de ships".
Average (10 qns)
2475 plays
Pots and Pans

All of the words described begin with the letters "pot" or "pan". Good luck!
Easy (10 qns)
6372 plays
Dogs Not Allowed

The word within a word is either an animal, bird or insect, but no DOGS are allowed in this quiz! How good is your vocabulary?
Average (10 qns)
771 plays
"A" Spaced Out Quiz To A Muse

Adding a space to a word starting in "a" often creates a phrase with a new meaning (e.g. amuse transforms to a muse). See if you can guess the original word from the meanings of both.
Average (10 qns)
1503 plays
9 for 10 - Rate These Words

Amelia and Archibald hope you will RATE this quiz. It's all about words that end in RATE. The first letters of the answers to Q1-Q9 spell the answer to the last question.
Average (10 qns)
5316 plays
The Short of It

All the words in this quiz begin with "short". Adding another word or letter to the end of short will create an entirely new word. I will give the meaning of the new word and you must indicate what word or letter needs to be added.
Average (10 qns)
4143 plays
Vocabulary: I 'Ate' My Words

This vocabulary quiz covers words ending in -ate. Remember that as you go along, and it should be easier!
Average (20 qns)
3519 plays
Vocabulary Menagerie

Welcome to the 'Vocabulary Menagerie', where all the answers start or end with the name of a member of the animal kingdom. Should be fairly easy. Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
639 plays
9 for 10 - Words of Late

Amelia and Archibald will be desoLATE if you do not play this 9 for 10 quiz on words that end up being LATE! The first letters of the answers to questions 1 - 9 spell the answer to question 10.
Average (10 qns)
4026 plays
Dow on my Mind

The El Dorado mini badge hunt has me looking for 'dow' everywhere. See if you can figure out some of these 'dow' words from the clues given.
Average (10 qns)
423 plays
This Quiz is Grate!

According to the Oxford English Dictionary there are over fifty words containing 'grate' within them. Can you connect the correct meanings to the following grate words?
Average (10 qns)
735 plays
Pro Words

I PROmise you that you have PRObably heard or read these words, even if you aren't quite sure what they mean. PROceed.
Easy (10 qns)
4653 plays
Words with the Word "Wind" in Them

The Four Winds (shuehorn, Lones78, zorba_scank and JanIQ) are happily in the Fifth Leg of the first Amazing Fun Trivia Race! Please join us as we try to find words containing the word "wind".
Average (10 qns)
4101 plays
The Last Word

This quiz is about the 'last' word, which appears somewhere in all the answers. E.g. a 'last' word which means 'something that weighs down a ship' is 'ballast'. Good luck.
Average (10 qns)
606 plays
Interesting! Entrancing! In/En Words!

English dictionaries are inundated with an enormous and innumerable number of entries beginning with 'en' and 'in'. I invite you to engross yourself in this intriguing and enigmatic quiz inspired by these words...enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
3969 plays
I Have an Arch

All of these words start with 'arch'. Can you figure them out from the clues?
Easy (10 qns)
Apr 15 16
495 plays
SINcerely Yours

Each of the following answers either starts or ends with the letters 'SIN'. Can you find the word that fits the clue?
Average (10 qns)
675 plays
What Kind of 'Cat' Am I?

Some are easy, some will make you think, but it's a great game to play with your kids.
Easy (10 qns)
1971 plays
Green, Yellow, Red or Blue

English is a very colourful language. Can you work out which colour should be added to the following words to make new words or phrases?
Easy (10 qns)
876 plays
Talk a Blue Streak

There are quite a few compound words that begin with blue. How many do you know?
Easy (10 qns)
1647 plays
Come on Over to my House

I have ten different houses for you to visit in this quiz. Can you work out which house you're invited to from the information I give you? All the answers include the word 'house' at the beginning or the end.
Average (10 qns)
486 plays
Do You Know "No" Words? Know What I Mean?

All these words will include the word 'no.' No way, you think you know them all? Give it a try.
Average (10 qns)
3960 plays

Can you help Jack find all of the answers in this quiz which contain the word 'box'?
Very Easy (10 qns)
912 plays
The End

Can you find the answer to each of the following questions which ends with "END"?
Average (10 qns)
1149 plays
I Found a Boy

Once I started looking, I found lots of boys. Can you see if you can find them too? All the answers in this 'fill in the blank' quiz include the word 'boy' somewhere. For example, a boy who herds animals on a ranch would be 'cowboy'.
Average (10 qns)
489 plays
Vocabulary: It's 'High' Time!

All the answers contain the word 'high.'
Average (15 qns)
3837 plays
Chin Up

You will find the word "CHIN" in each of these words. I'll try to have a little fun with the information section too. All these questions are FITB, no worries though. Have fun!
Very Easy (10 qns)
618 plays
'Ex-' Marks The Spot

The prefix 'ex' can have several different meanings(outside, away from, not or without) which come from Latin 'ex' meaning out of. Match definitions to correct 'ex' words. Etymologies from American Heritage Dictionary. Part of speech in parentheses.
Average (15 qns)
4071 plays
A "Be" Spaced Quiz

I will first provide you with the meaning of a word starting with the letters "be" and then the meaning of the phrase created if a space is added after "be". I will ask you for the "unspaced" word. Example: "bemuse" transforms to "be muse".
Tough (10 qns)
825 plays
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