Which of These Words Come From French?
Did you know that English has many MANY words that derive from Old French? Well, there are over 12,000 words in English that come from French. Can you determine which of the words we present you with is the one that English copied from French? Which of these English words comes from French?
How Much Basic French Do You Know?
French is known as one of the Romance languages, like Spanish or Italian. It is a language most of us love listening to, as it has a beautiful musical flow and French words sound ever so... sophisticated and artistic. We bet you know more French than you think, so let's test you out!
How Well Do You Know The French Revolution?
The French Revolution was a watershed moment in European history. Think you know the basics? Show us what you've got by giving this quiz your full attention! In which year did the French Revolution commence? 1789 1708 1833 1902 Who was the King of France when it began?
Which Language is This Word From?
from a Bantu language of Angola African German Arabic French What is this English word's language of origin? Hebrew Italian Arabic Chinese What is this English word's language of origin? Hindi / Sanskrit French German Norwegian What is this English word's language of origin?
Where Did These English Words Come From?
Latin Old French Germanic Greek From what language does this English word originate from? From the French word for a workman's smock. Latin French German Italian From what language does this English word originate from? From Latin 'Aequus' - even, level.
Can You Guess What These Words Used to Mean?
Some words don’t mean what they used to, so much so that it can be difficult to guess what a certain word signified when it first appeared in the language.
Can You Ace Our Foreign Words Test?
You don't need to be a world traveler to pick up a smattering of common foreign words. After all, many such words and phrases even find their way to popular English use, such as Bon App?tit. The following quiz will test how many common words and phrases you may have picked up along the way.
What Does This Word MEAN?
In this English quiz, we're going to test your vocabulary by presenting you with some English words you rarely encounter in your day-to-day, and seeing if you know how to define them!
Unscramble These Words in Time!
Charm=____m You have 120 seconds to unscramble this word! Plenty=_l___y You have 60 seconds to unscramble this word! Faith=____h You have 120 seconds to unscramble this word! Mountain=_o__t_i_ You have 120 seconds to unscramble this word! Cricket=_r____t You have 90 seconds to unscramble this word!
Complete These Half-Words!
Before you are 13 words, some have their first half and some have the second half. You will get the definition for each word and it's up to you to choose the correct missing half. Choose the correct missing part of the word.
Define These English Words
Identify and explain the following 15 rare English words... Pick the correct definition of the word. Flat bread-cake Robber Livestock manager A type of small boat Pick the correct definition of the word.
Identify the Shakespearean Word!
Shakespeare was a great boon to the English language, and many of the words we use today were invented by him. However, the period he lived in , the Elizabethan period, had its own English that, while resembling modern English, was still quite far from it.
Can You Unscramble These Words?
We'd like for you to choose the word that matches the letters you see in the images. You'll have 1 minute to solve the easy ones, while the harder ones will give you 90 or 120 seconds. Good luck! Pick the word that matches these letters.
Find the Second Half of These Words
You will be given a part of a word and its definition, it's up to you to pick the correct second part of the word to complete it. So bring your vocabulary as well as your spelling skills, and good luck!
Whose Famous Last Words?
Along history, there have been many inspirational words said by inspirational people. But, in the end, we all must reach our final moments, and while most probably have pretty anticlimactic words to say, some famous people in history had some interesting final words.
Can You See the Words?
In this quiz, you will be presented with colorful slides with words in them. The difference between the background and the text hues are very small, so make sure your room isn't too bright and that your screen isn't too dark. Good luck! What word is hiding in this image?
Find the Letters and Complete the Word!
Just complete the word using your keyboard, and find out in the results if you had it right! By the way, if you get stuck, use the hints... Without means of subsistence; lacking food, clothing, and shelter. Destitute=D_st_tu_e Causing amazement; astounding; marvelous.
Can You Unscramble the Words in Time?
Are you good at unscrambling words? You'll need to be, because, while we're giving you the answers, you'll only have 30 seconds to choose the right one! Let's go, the clock is ticking... I'M READY! Pick the correct unscrambled word. Element Mettle Nettle Talent Pick the correct unscrambled word.
Can You Complete These 20 Words?
Choose the correct word part to complete it. qiri qqiry quiry quiri Choose the correct word part to complete it.
Can You Spell the Partial Word?
In this English spelling challenge we will give you a definition of the word and you will need to complete the missing letters to have the completed word. Ready? Complete the word based on the definition in the image. Repertoire=_eper__ire Complete the word based on the definition in the image.
Tell Apart These Easily Confused Words
Only the most well read and self educated manage to tell apart these confusing words and know which words to use in which context, so the real question is, are among the best? Find out by completing each of the following stories with the fitting word. Fill the gap with the word that fits the most.
Find the Alternative Word
In each sentence you'll get, there will be one word underscored. Your objective is to choose the word that can best replace that word, a synonym but the one that makes the most sense! Are you ready? Which word can best exchange the underscored word above?
Identify the Correct Word
Use your best logic and vocabulary to choose the words that BEST fit the missing part of the sentences. Make sure you read the sentence well! Choose the word that BEST completes the sentence. Traverse Limit Withdraw Determine Choose the word that BEST completes the sentence.
Choose the Correct Word
To complete the sentences we will show you, choose the word that is MOST correct for completing the sentence. Choose the most correct word to complete this sentence. Unsullied Comely Beauteous Dowdy Choose the most correct word to complete this sentence.