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There are 172 quizzes and 1,890 trivia questions in this category.
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match quiz  In the Long Run new 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Jul 09 19

As one of the most common words in the English language, "run" appears in quite a few other words and phrases. How many of them do you recognize?
Very Easy
LadyNym gold member
Jul 09 19
309 plays
trivia quiz  Disconnect "Dis" Connection: A Spaced Out Quiz cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, uglybird, Dec 07 04

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.
Dec 07 04
2007 plays
trivia quiz  "De" Spaced Out Quiz cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Nov 01 04

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".
Nov 01 04
2640 plays
trivia quiz  Pots and Pans cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, LadyCaitriona, Sep 20 02

All of the words described begin with the letters "pot" or "pan". Good luck!
LadyCaitriona gold member
Sep 20 02
6867 plays
match quiz  Am I Mature, or Immature? cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, rossian, Jul 30 17

All the answers start with 'IM', but the clues I'll give you are to another word, which can follow 'IM' to form a different word. As an example, 'fully grown' would mean 'mature', with the answer being 'immature'. See how you get on with these.
rossian editor
Jul 30 17
660 plays
trivia quiz  9 for 10 - Rate These Words cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, minch, Mar 21 05

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.
minch gold member
Mar 21 05
5415 plays
trivia quiz  Dogs Not Allowed cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Sep 23 14

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?
Sep 23 14
873 plays
trivia quiz  The Short of It cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Jan 25 05

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.
Jan 25 05
4203 plays
trivia quiz  "A" Spaced Out Quiz To A Muse cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Sep 28 04

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.
Sep 28 04
1590 plays
photo quiz  The Secret cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, May 02 15

Ten words for you all related to the word "Secret" in some way. Part of each answer is given to you in a photo clue. Remember to check the number of letters required each time - and have fun.
Creedy gold member
May 02 15
891 plays
trivia quiz  Vocabulary: I 'Ate' My Words cool 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, ravenskye, Dec 01 00

This vocabulary quiz covers words ending in -ate. Remember that as you go along, and it should be easier!
Dec 01 00
3618 plays
trivia quiz  9 for 10 - Words of Late cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, minch, Mar 03 05

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.
minch gold member
Mar 03 05
4218 plays
trivia quiz  Vocabulary Menagerie cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jennifer5, Sep 30 11

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!
Jennifer5 gold member
Sep 30 11
696 plays
trivia quiz  Pro Words cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, minch, Oct 23 00

I PROmise you that you have PRObably heard or read these words, even if you aren't quite sure what they mean. PROceed.
minch gold member
Oct 23 00
4782 plays
trivia quiz  Words with the Word "Wind" in Them cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shuehorn, Feb 21 12

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".
shuehorn gold member
Feb 21 12
4431 plays
trivia quiz  This Quiz is Grate! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, coachpauly, Mar 03 12

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?
Mar 03 12
780 plays
match quiz  Belay That Order 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Aug 27 16

"Belay" is only one of many English words formed with the prefix "be-". Here's another ten of these words. Can you match them to the clues?
Very Easy
LadyNym gold member
Aug 27 16
816 plays
trivia quiz  What a Load of Hyper! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, UUizard, Mar 24 17

Are you hyper-knowledgeable? Do you have hyper-powers? Find out with this quiz on over the top words that begin with "hyper-".
Mar 24 17
297 plays
trivia quiz  Interesting! Entrancing! In/En Words! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jan 26 03

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!
thejazzkickazz gold member
Jan 26 03
4173 plays
trivia quiz  Hypothesise This! 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, UUizard, Mar 29 17

Are you a master of understatement? I hope this small quiz is not beneath you. Hypothesise a perfect score with words that begin with "Hypo-"
Mar 29 17
216 plays
trivia quiz  Dow on my Mind 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Dec 12 14

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.
zorba_scank gold member
Dec 12 14
468 plays
trivia quiz  What Kind of 'Cat' Am I? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Oddball, Dec 01 04

Some are easy, some will make you think, but it's a great game to play with your kids.
Dec 01 04
2154 plays
match quiz  Bats? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, davejacobs, Nov 06 17

You might be mad to try this quiz. All the answers contain "bat", but what are the questions?
Nov 06 17
495 plays
match quiz  Fine Words Ending in "ine" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Codeine, Mar 26 17

Lots of words end in "-ine". These are not so common ones that I hope you'll like as I do.
Mar 26 17
282 plays
trivia quiz  Come on Over to my House 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Nov 21 13

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.
rossian editor
Nov 21 13
519 plays
trivia quiz  I Have an Arch 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Apr 15 16

All of these words start with 'arch'. Can you figure them out from the clues?
zorba_scank gold member
Apr 15 16
570 plays
trivia quiz  SINcerely Yours 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Dec 22 09

Each of the following answers either starts or ends with the letters 'SIN'. Can you find the word that fits the clue?
looney_tunes editor
Dec 22 09
723 plays
trivia quiz  Jack-in-the-Box 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Plodd, Feb 02 13

Can you help Jack find all of the answers in this quiz which contain the word 'box'?
Very Easy
Feb 02 13
1143 plays
trivia quiz  Poly wanna learn a new word? 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, lorance79, Sep 21 11

There are more than 120 words in my dictionary starting with the letters "poly-". Most (but not all!) of them are based on the Greek-originating prefix meaning "much" or "many". This quiz takes a look at some of these "poly" words.
Sep 21 11
1011 plays
trivia quiz  Do You Know "No" Words? Know What I Mean? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, linkan, Apr 22 04

All these words will include the word 'no.' No way, you think you know them all? Give it a try.
linkan gold member
Apr 22 04
4080 plays
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