Do You Speak Modern or an Older Form of English?
You may be surprised to know that you speak many an ancient word in your everyday language. Much of what we say is heavily influenced by other eras of English, such as Shakespearean or Colonial times.
Can You Complete These 15 English Phrases?
English is an incredibly deep language with so many different sayings, proverbs and phrases. Do you know the common English phrases and proverbs used throughout the centuries? "Half a loaf is better than ." "Half a loaf is better than no loaf."
Do You Speak Pirate?
Are you familiar with the slang phrases of the pirate age? Have you been watching Pirates of the Caribbean and have a fantastic memory? Then we invite you to beat our quiz! What is a 'cat-o'-nine-tails'? An animal A whip A ship A cannon What are you doing if you're 'dancing the hempen jig'?
Which Era of English Influenced You?
Can You Answer All 21 English Questions?
It's time for our weekly grammar test, and we've got a great one for you today. 21 fun and tricky English questions about grammar, spelling and sentence structure. This is a great test for you to practice your grammar skills on! What does the word 'Compelled' mean?
Can You Speak All of the Languages of Love?
If you consider yourself to be a passionate lover, then this quiz will allow you to put your money where your mouth is! For each question in the quiz below you'll need to try and determine which language 'I Love You' is written in. Think you've got what it takes? Let's find out...
Will You Complete These English Proverbs?
English is a wonderful language, full of wise sayings and old proverbs that still make a ton of sense today. You probably know a lot more of them than you realize, as they seem to be absorbed by most people through life. How many of these proverbs do you think you can finish yourself?
How Much Do You Know About English?
How well do you know this language you speak? English is classified as a language. In fact, eighty of the hundred most used words in English are of Germanic origin. Latin Semitic Romantic Germanic What is the most commonly used letter in the English language?
Do You Know These Words and Phrases In Old English?
Reading Shakespeare’s plays in their original version is easy-peasy, do you agree? If so, you might consider yourself an expert of Old English, though, technically speaking, this era in the development of the English language is formally called Early Modern or Shakespearean English.
Can Your English Survive This Quiz?
Kindle Crave Elaborate Release Penchant Fill in the blank: "You speak English." Good Well The sentence is incorrect Better What is the correct spelling for this beautiful flower popular in Japan?
English Quiz: Complete the Proverb!
Do you know your English sayings and proverbs? This quiz will test your knowledge of 21 different English proverbs. You will be given the first half and asked to complete it. Good luck! "When in Rome..." This phrase is believed to have been coined by st.
Improve Your English with This Brilliant Homonyms Test
Do you think that you've got what it takes to get 100% on this tricky English test? Apparently, only 2 out of 25 Americans manage to ace it, so if you want to make your country proud, then give it a go!
Can Your English Vocabulary Reveal Where You’re From?
English is one of the most widespread languages in the world, and so it's not surprising that the English Australians speak will be somewhat different from the English people speak in the United States, for example, though a native American English speaker would probably have no trouble understanding
From Latin to English - Can You Do It?
It has loaned words and phrases to many other languages, including French, Spanish, English and many others. Will the similarity to other languages help you figure out what these Latin phrases would look like in English? Let's find out!
Can You Complete the English Proverb?
If you're like me, you love old sayings and proverbs that are full of wisdom and clever wordplay. In this quiz, we'd like to challenge you to finish these 17 old English proverbs. Can you do it?
What Region of the US Does Your English Best Match?
And if you’re not American, see which regional dialect you match best. What do you call this large freight-carrying vehicle? Tractor trailer Semi truck 18-wheeler Speaking of vehicles, how do you pronounce this word? Vee-yuck-ul Vee-hick-ul What do you call this water-dispensing appliance?
Define These English Words
Are you ready for a challenge to your vocabulary? Prepare your English lexicon so we can test it! Identify and explain the following 15 rare English words... Pick the correct definition of the word.
What Do You Remember of English?
Unfortunately you didn't get a high score. English is a complicated language with an incredible history. One does not need too much about it to use it well or indeed even write the best novel ever written. If you'd like you can try again.
What English Proverb Should Be Your Motto?
The quiz before you will offer you various scenarios, in each you'll have to make a choice. Your choices, when you finish the quiz, will indicate what English proverb matches your life outlook the best. You discover that your business partner is stealing money from the company. What do you do?
Do You Know Enough English For This Quiz?
Are you knowledgeable when it comes to English grammar? In this quiz, we're going to challenge you with a number of questions regarding the nature of English. Let's see if you know what's what... Choose the best answer. The horse is eating I could eat a horse Neither Both Choose the best answer.
Which English Word Should You Use?
Do YOU know which English word to use? If so then we invite you to give this language quiz a shot and see just how far your knowledge of the English language extends. Best of luck to you! What do you see? Many sheep. Many sheeps Many sheep Be careful not to _____ . Lose is correct.
Can You Complete These Common English Sayings?
Think you're a master of the English language? If so, then completing these common English sayings and expressions should be a walk in the park for you, despite the fact that only 20% of American adults can get them all right!
A Tricky English Vocabulary Quiz!
Unfortunately, it seems you don't quite have what it takes to pass your A Level English exam. But don't worry, since all you need to do is sit back and relax with a great collection of literary works, and we're sure you'll see a dramatic improvement in no time at all!
Tease Apart 15 Confusing English Words with This Fun Quiz
English spelling can be really chaotic and confusing, as some words are just too alike. Take ‘gaff’ and ‘gaffe’, which are pronounced the same, but the former is a type of weapon, whereas the latter is a social misstep, a faux pas, if you will.