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Which words most accurately describes a situation in which there is just too much to do?

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trivia quiz  Meet Tom Swifty Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zordy, Sep 15 12

Do you like puns? So you'll like this peculiar kind of word play called Tom Swifty. Explanation given in the first question.
zordy gold member
57477 plays
trivia quiz  Outhouse Humor 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, gme24, Aug 12 21

This quiz will not try to make you smile. Instead, it will take you into a trip through synonyms of outhouse.
gme24 gold member
Aug 12 21
333 plays
trivia quiz  Words and Symbols cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 57wordsmith, Oct 25 16

Here is a quiz to see if you know the following useless, yet interesting information, about some of the oddities of the English language.
Oct 25 16
13914 plays
trivia quiz  The Evil Essay cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, pagiedamon, Jun 06 10

As an English instructor, I spend a good deal of my life helping people write essays. See if you already know the basics of essay writing--or, as I call it, "The Evil Essay".
pagiedamon gold member
9930 plays
trivia quiz  I Can Has Cheeseburger? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Aug 06 14

A little hodge-podge about some words in the English language and why they can be so daunting to foreigners, small children, native speakers, farm animals, etc. (In response to an author's challenge)
logcrawler gold member
6987 plays
trivia quiz  Fun with Words cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dan2626, Nov 27 20

This quiz will deal with some unique properties of words, obscure word facts and uncommon words.
Nov 27 20
6186 plays
trivia quiz  Become a Better Writer cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Pagiedamon, Aug 10 21

Everyone needs to write sometimes. You might have to dispute a bill in writing or compose a self-evaluation. Or, you just might want to write a quiz at FunTrivia! Learn a few basics to becoming a better writer.
Pagiedamon gold member
Aug 10 21
6357 plays
trivia quiz  Meet Tom Swifty again. 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, zordy, Apr 07 14

My preceding Tom Swifty quiz had an unexpected success and many quiz maniacs asked for more.
zordy gold member
6480 plays
trivia quiz  How Much Do You Really Know about Full? 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Windswept, May 29 20

The word 'full' sounds at first like the opposite of 'empty'. It appears, however, in a lot of other contexts. This quiz will try to point some ways to see 'full' in a lot of new ways.
Very Easy
Windswept gold member
May 29 20
4083 plays
trivia quiz  Use the Forks, Luke 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, valn, Aug 03 17

Yes, you're a rebel, but knowing which fork to use in a given situation is so useful! "Fork" has the same etymological root as "force", so a good score on this quiz can only help your application to join the resistance.
Very Easy
valn gold member
Aug 03 17
1479 plays
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