Almost Useless Language Trivia Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Aug 27, 2019

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Question Answer % Correct
Name either of the 2 official languages in Cyprus.Greek/Turkish
91.5%
Which South American country speaks primarily Portuguese?Brazil
89.7%
'Gelb' & 'jaune' both translate to what color in English?Yellow
85.2%
What is the most common spoken language in India?Hindi
84%
Which number, when written out, comes first alphabetically?Eight
83.8%
In what language does 'farfalla' mean 'butterfly'?Italian
79%
Huttese & Droidspeak are languages in which film franchise?Star Wars
78.6%
The words 'fjord' & 'lemming' originated in what language?Norwegian
76.2%
Name any Asian country with English as an official language.Pakistan
75.5%
What is the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet?Gamma
72.7%
NASA is an example of what type of abbreviated word?Acronym
72.4%
'Civic' & 'refer' are examples of what kind of reversible word?Palindrome
72.1%
What word can mean both 'to stumble' and 'a vacation'?Trip
70.5%
Egyptian hieroglyphics were transliterated with what artifact?Rosetta Stone
67.6%
Russian and Bulgarian both use which alphabet?Cyrillic
66.3%
Question Answer % Correct
Which NATO phonetic alphabet word is a Canadian province?Quebec
66%
'Above' & 'from' are examples of which part of speech?Preposition
65.4%
Which animal's German name is 'schildkröte' (shield + toad)?Tortoise
57.5%
Which US state's name comes from Spanish for 'snowfall'?Nevada
56%
What term describes the study of word origins & their history?Etymology
52.1%
By what name is the ~ symbol commonly known?Tilde
51.2%
What 'g' word denotes a verb's '-ing' form, used as a noun?Gerund
47.2%
What author created the languages Quenya & Sindarin?J.R.R. Tolkien
46.5%
What school-related Latin phrase means 'nourishing mother'?Alma mater
42.7%
The Hangul alphabet is used to write which language?Korean
35.2%
What modern language uses the letters ð (eth) and þ (thorn)?Icelandic
31.7%
What is the only English word that is an anagram of 'Canoe'?Ocean
31.5%
Dzongkha is the official language in which Kingdom?Bhutan
22.4%
What term refers to a word without any repeating letters?Isogram
10.5%
What is the longest English word with only one vowel?Strengths
8.6%

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