How Many Latin Words Do You Know?
From the Roman empire comes the Latin language, from which so many of the words we know today were born. How many of these 14 Latin words do you think you know or can guess?
How Well Do You Know the Greek Gods?
Ancient Greek mythology is bursting at the seams with fantastic stories of the gods and their heroes! Do you think you’re able to distinguish Hades from Helios, and Athena from Aphrodite? Then take this test and find out! Who was the god of fire?
Phrases Are Everywhere, But How Many Do You Know?
Let's see how well you know your phrases with this taxing but fun quiz! The hand that rocks the cradle _____. This comes from a poem published in 1865 by American poet William Ross Wallace as an ode to Motherhood.
Can You Sort Out These Greek Roots?
So it is of little surprise that Greek also plays its fair share. Do you know what these Greek roots in English originally meant? Choose the Greek root for the English words we ask about in this quiz. Which of these Greek roots means "Star?"
Which Ancient Greek Archtype Are You?
How do you feel when you encounter unexpected situations? I like unexpected situations Uncomfortable I'm not sure I'm not deterred by them, but I don't like surprises Would you consider yourself a spontaneous person? Not at all Definitely No, but I'm quick to adjust to new situations.
Which Greek God Are You?
That they are good looking That they are devoted to me That they will do what I want That they will be fun-loving That they be intelligent What do you like the most about parties?
Find Out Who You Really Are According to the Greeks.
The ancient Greeks believed that humans have four main personality types: optimistic, impatient, calm and analytical. According to them, these personality types have a great influence on who we are, how we act, and how we make our decisions.
Am I a Nice Person?
How nice a person are you? It's hard to tell. Sure, we all feel like we're nice enough (most of us, anyway), but the truth of our niceness usually comes from other people, who rarely tell us the truth to our faces.
This Ancient Greek Test Reveals Your Hidden Nature
The Ancient Greeks believed that there were four main personality traits: sanguine, choleric, phlegmatic and melancholic. These four temperaments greatly influence who we are, what we do and why we do it.
Can You Pass Our Greek Mythology Quiz?
For others, they are simply rustic fables elevated and elaborated by the genius of Greek poets. Regardless, the myths of ancient Greece are among the most fascinating stories in all human history. Do you know your Perseus from your Achilles? Let’s put you to the test!
How Much Do You Know About the Seven Wonders of the World?
The fact that there are so many tragedies and mysteries surrounding them further adds to their perpetual appeal, and as anyone who's visited the Great Pyramid of Giza will tell you, such fame is far from overrated. So, how much do you think you know about these incredible structures?
How Well Do You Know the Secrets of the Bible?
I know I am imperfect (aren't we all) but I think I know it pretty well. How about you? How well do you think you know about the people, places, and plots of the Old Testament? Take our memory taxing quiz to see how much knowledge of history's most important book.
Where Did These English Words Come From?
Part of why it's so comfortable is that it borrows so many of its words from other languages. Indeed English is a composite language, and many of the words we say today actually started in another language altogether, some ancient, some more recent.
How Well Do You Know the Old Testament?
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.
Do You Know These Words and Phrases In Old English?
A term used to address a male person younger than you A term used to address a male person older than you A type of meat How do you say no in Old English? Aye Naye Negative How would one address the Queen in Shakespearean English?
I Feel the Need.. For Some Trivia!
Today's challenge is a trivia game with many questions from many different fields, from physics to history, from sports to archeology - all that and more! So prepare your brain, because here we go! canva.com How many horns are there on the noses of most African rhinos?
Can You Guess What I Am?
Can you make use of your logic skills (and some light spelling) to come up with the correct answers to these 'Who Am I' questions? We trust you can do it, so let's fire up our brains and get to work! I can be cracked, made, told and played. What am I?
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.
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.
Do These Words Actually EXIST?
In this English quiz, we will show you strange and rare words. You must decide if these words really DO exist. Kerfuffle means a commotion or fuss. This is a real word This is a made-up word Broonaut is a Dutch dessert made of nuts and figs.
Can You Spell These Commonly Misspelled Words?
Fiery Firey I like to borrow books from the public . I like to borrow books from the public library. Library Libary Libery Librarry Every year I take my partner for a romantic dinner on _____ 14th. Every year I take my partner for a romantic dinner on February 14th.
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 Do You Know About Ancient Egypt?
How much do you know of this legendary realm and culture? Who is the Egyptian god of the afterlife, who has the head of a jackal?