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Quiznet Archive - Quiz 16

1. If you tell a secret then you have:-
let the chicken home to roost.
let the dog see the rabbit.
let the cat out of the bag.
let the cart go before the horse.
Secret?

2. A 'hinge' is part of a(n) ....
book
meal
door
animal
Hinge is a part of...?

3. This adjective means 'clever', but what is the correct spelling?
intelligent
inteligent
intelligant
inteligant
Clever Lemmy

4. In American English where you walk at the side of the road is called the 'sidewalk'. What do we call this in British English?
sidewalk
gutter
pavement
lane
Walking on...

5. Which sentence is correct in written English?
If you have a party he'll come.
When you have a party he'll come.
As you have a party he'll come.
Should you have a party, he'll come.
Party!

6 . Which verb means to negotiate a price, usually in a market?
to barter
to dispute
to haggle
to quarrel
at the market


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