Word Play Quizzes

Welcome to the Sporcle "Word Play" page, for players with an "Oh, pun!" mind. Here, our punslingers draw up games which are forged in wrought irony. If you think we're only joking, well then you'll probably find our chicken jokes fowl, and the gas quips rather fuelish -- but our tree puns are very poplar nevertheless. Try a little Worcle Spordplay if you enjoy Spoonerisms; ponder fake-out clues in a decoy-laden clickable game, or simply spend some time with a rhyme. If a game is creative and involves more than a whit of wit, you'll find it here, in Sporcle Word Play!

Today's Featured Game

Word Ladder: Idioms
Name the rungs in this idiomatic 4-letter word ladder.
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Sporcle Crossword: Deal With It

More Recent Games

2-Letter Matching Begins & Ends
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You may enjoy this quiz if you enjoy a nice ripe TO-MA-TO, cut in thirds.
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Shakespeare in Plain English II
If we read Shakespeare like this in high school, then maybe we'd actually understand his jokes.
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Can it Follow Pi?
Fortunately, this isn't a math quiz. No numbers here!
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A Clickable Quiz to play... about 'Play'
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The PLAY's the thing.
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Compound Band Pictograms
We're just going to come out and say it, some band names just don't make any sense.
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Quick Puns Blitz II
Think fast and laugh freely.
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Just Add 3-Letters
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The Wor(l)dly alphabet.
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Split-A-Word
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If you go APE for following RULES, you may find this quiz a PLEASURE.
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'Sounds the Same' Slideshow IV
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Name the 2 words that sound alike but are spelled differently, as depicted in each pair of images.
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Embedded Countries 1
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I found the last Girl Scout cookie. It was hidden inside a SAMOvAr.
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Animal Name Game
This is the hardest that you'll have to think about words all day.
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Tom Lehrer Tempo Markings
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Allegretto con sporcla
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Lost Cities
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Atlantis here we come.
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Animal Puns
This quiz is amoosing...
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Cheese Name by Image
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Name the cheese types or brands as suggested by the following images.
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23 Ways to Not Spell 'Pole'
If you do really well on this quiz, you might want to consider avoiding spelling bees.
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One Word, Two Definitions
It's all about context clues...unless you want to confuse people.
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Old MacDonald: The Untold Story, “E-I-E-I-O”
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Old MacDonald had a farm ... then the cattle caught foot-and-mouth
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Math Jokes
And you thought math was boring.
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Drop an O
Ohhhh my, what a marvelous letter!
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3-Picture Word Ladders
Words and pictures and patterns, a fine combination.
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Word Ladder: Puns
Name the 4-letter words to complete this word ladder.
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Word Play Curator: BombaySapphire