Language Quiz / Word Ladder: Anglo-American Incarceration

Random Language or Word Ladder Quiz

Can you fill in the steps of this word ladder related to British and American spelling?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Support Sporcle.
Go Orange.
Score 0/39 Timer 05:00
HintAnswer#
Prison, in Victorian England;
U.S. spelling changed to [39]
1
Impudence or bile2
Coffin covering3
Opinion survey4
Where Santa lives, or who lives in Warsaw5
Sit for a portrait6
Elegant, luxurious, or fashionable7
Grab a snack8
Lexicographer who changed the spelling:
[9] [17][29]
OR: Mariner and zookeeper of Genesis
9
Chomsky, to friends and family10
Standard of behavior11
Annelid and not a man12
Cooler than hot13
Conflicts14
Masses of gum or cash15
Joins in matrimony16
Lexicographer who changed the spelling:
[9] [17][29]
OR: Spiders' constructs
17
Nickname for Confederate soldiers18
Takes money by force
(not 'taxes'—that has five letters)
19
Bands of rioters20
HintAnswer#
A rolling stone doesn't gather Kate21
More than 'more'22
Surrounds a castle23
Lament or wail24
Horse with red and white hairs intermixed25
Howl along with a Katy Perry song26
Fly on outstretched wings27
Evening, en français28
Lexicographer who changed the spelling:
[9] [17][29]
OR: Spoil Bond's martini
29
Sirius, Regulus, or Betelgeuse30
Practice fighting31
Expectorated during a quarrel32
Stain or location33
Chimney grime34
At the end of a leg35
Jester or dummkopf36
Fencing weapon37
Do not succeed or pass38
Prison, in the United States;
spelling changed from [1]
39

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
OR
Log In

From the Vault

The Gettysburg Address

by Matt

One of the most quoted speeches in United States history, the Gettysburg Address was one of the defining moments of Lincoln's presidency. How much of it do you know?
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: