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

Click a Name, Make a Word II
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Phil a gap.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
I Spy…in Threes

More Recent Games

The Only Letter V
Poor little letters, they're all by themselves.
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Bands Within Bands
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No, this is not like the Duran Duran/Arcadia situation.
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British Clubs Pictograms
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No nuns were eaten in the creation of this quiz. Perhaps in the sequel…
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Homonym Slideshow IV
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It's like linguistic deja-vu.
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Just Add 3-Letters
"Now this is how words are made." - William Shakespeare
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Word Ladder: Idioms
Name the rungs in this idiomatic 4-letter word ladder.
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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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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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Word Play Curator: BombaySapphire