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"Et tu, Brute" is not only the wrong meaning for Caesar's dying words, but the wrong language! What language did Caesar really use?




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trivia quiz  To Kill the Truth 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, gracious1, Apr 24 21

Many writers and speakers have assaulted the truth. Do we live in a post-truth society? Here's a look at words and phrases that have pushed the boundaries of what truth and reality mean, from politics, culture, and entertainment.
Easy
gracious1 gold member
Apr 24 21
351 plays
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trivia quiz  Don't Quote That - Quote This Instead! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, matthewpokemon, Aug 06 20

Many quotes have become famous over time. However, many famous quotes that are frequently used are actually inaccurate. In this quiz, I will provide a famous misquote and your job is to identify what the actual quote is. Good luck!
Average
matthewpokemon gold member
Aug 06 20
231 plays
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trivia quiz  More Interesting Word Origins 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robert362, Aug 08 16

Here are some more word origins that you may find interesting.
Average
robert362
Aug 08 16
2745 plays
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trivia quiz  Classical MISquotes 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, pu2-ke-qi-ri, Aug 03 05

Some common Latin and Greek quotations are consistently misquoted, mispronounced, or misattributed. Take this quiz to learn about these classical MISquotes!
Tough
pu2-ke-qi-ri
2373 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Quotations From Famous People 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Aug 06 05

When top people say something witty , smart or simply unusual we tend to remember.- Just try and see if you remember who these quotes are from. Four options every time.
Tough
flem-ish
2094 plays
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trivia quiz  Familiar Quotations 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, littleone522, Oct 10 11

Quotes from movies, television and famous people. You just might surprise yourself at how many of these quotes you know! Good Luck!
Tough
littleone522
1470 plays
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trivia quiz  You Haven't Got a Prayer 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jon541, Mar 09 16

This quiz looks at some of the many colorful expressions people have come up with to describe an eventuality they consider to be (extremely) unlikely.
Average
jon541
Mar 09 16
348 plays
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trivia quiz  People Who Became Household Words 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, rblayer, Aug 06 05

How do things get their names? Many are named after their inventors or creators, like "Westinghouse" and "Kellogg". This quiz is about some less well known people and things.
Tough
rblayer
1110 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Sermons 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Aug 07 13

Below are quotes from famous sermons by famous preachers and/or political figures. Who spoke these words?
Average
skylarb gold member
636 plays
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trivia quiz  Origins Of Famous Phrases 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Jun 02 17

Some historical phrases are so popular that they are used even by people who don't know the context in which they were first used. Have a try.
Tough
flem-ish
Jun 02 17
1068 plays
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trivia quiz  Who Invented That Phrase? 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, finlady, Jun 02 17

I will enter the phrase and you check where it originated. I hope it isn't too hard. Just have fun.
Difficult
finlady
Jun 02 17
771 plays
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