Can You Translate Old English Slang? | QuizPug

Can You Translate Old English Slang?

These old phrases may have fallen out of fashion, but it’s time to bring them back! Take this quiz to see how many you recognize.

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What does "daddles" mean?
appetizers
male family members
hands

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What does "mutton shunter" mean?
policeman
butcher
teacher

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What does "take the egg" mean?
to take a nap
to win
to travel

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What does "powdering hair" mean?
playing sports
getting drunk
getting dressed up

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What does "meater" mean?
coward
leader
immature person

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What does "orf chump" mean?
eat a meal
no appetite
take notes in class

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What does "nanty narking" mean?
great fun
disappointing news
to go shopping

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What does "poked up" mean?
embarrassed
sleepy
easily excited

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What does "shoot into the brown" mean?
to fail
to party
to hunt

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What does "half-rats" mean?
partially guilty
partially asleep
partially intoxicated

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What does "fly rink" mean?
a person addicted to food
a polished bald head
a messy room

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What does "mad as hops" mean?
excitable
insane
responsible

C+, Old English Confused

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Oh no! You've quite "shot into the brown" with this one. Study up on your Old English phrases and try again!

B+, Old English Slang Know-It-All

wundergroundmusic.com
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You've surely "taken the egg" with this quiz. You are definitely an Old English slang know-it-all. Good job!

A+, Old English Slang Expert

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Wasn't this quiz "nanty narking?" Amazing job! Congratulations on a great score!
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1
What does "daddles" mean?
appetizers
male family members
hands
2
What does "mutton shunter" mean?
policeman
butcher
teacher
3
What does "take the egg" mean?
to take a nap
to win
to travel
4
What does "powdering hair" mean?
playing sports
getting drunk
getting dressed up
5
What does "meater" mean?
coward
leader
immature person
6
What does "orf chump" mean?
eat a meal
no appetite
take notes in class
7
What does "nanty narking" mean?
great fun
disappointing news
to go shopping
8
What does "poked up" mean?
embarrassed
sleepy
easily excited
9
What does "shoot into the brown" mean?
to fail
to party
to hunt
10
What does "half-rats" mean?
partially guilty
partially asleep
partially intoxicated
11
What does "fly rink" mean?
a person addicted to food
a polished bald head
a messy room
12
What does "mad as hops" mean?
excitable
insane
responsible

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