Can You Tell French Words From Italian?

Think you're a language buff with a grasp on word origins? Prove it! Take this quiz and find out if you can tell the French words from the Italian words. Will you earn a perfect score on this cultured quiz? Hit start to find out!
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French or Italian: Stiletto.
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French or Italian: Meringue.
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French or Italian: Burrito.
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French or Italian: Chauffeur.
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French or Italian: Etiquette.
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French or Italian: Risotto.
French
Italian
Neither one
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French or Italian: Stanza.
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French or Italian: Château.
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French or Italian: Mafia.
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Italian
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French or Italian: Villa.
French
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French or Italian: Armadillo.
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French or Italian: Petite.
French
Italian
Neither one
Result
Okay, so you didn't pass this French or Italian quiz. Look on the bright side, things can only go up from here! Though things may not have worked out the way you wanted them to, at least you learned a few new words!

C+, Language Barrier

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Whoa, color us impressed! While most floundered with the origins of these words, you prevailed, proving to be a total language buff. Whether it's French, Italian, or something else; you know far more languages than most!

B+, Language Buff

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Right!
Go ahead and brag a little, you earned it with this quiz! Clearly, you're a language ace, someone who knows the origins of most words. Whether it's French or Italian, you're keen on these common words and the country who first created them!

A+, Language Ace

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1
French or Italian: Stiletto.
French
Italian
Neither one
2
French or Italian: Meringue.
French
Italian
Neither one
3
French or Italian: Burrito.
French
Italian
Neither one
4
French or Italian: Chauffeur.
French
Italian
Neither one
5
French or Italian: Etiquette.
French
Italian
Neither one
6
French or Italian: Risotto.
French
Italian
Neither one
7
French or Italian: Stanza.
French
Italian
Neither one
8
French or Italian: Château.
French
Italian
Neither one
9
French or Italian: Mafia.
French
Italian
Neither one
10
French or Italian: Villa.
French
Italian
Neither one
11
French or Italian: Armadillo.
French
Italian
Neither one
12
French or Italian: Petite.
French
Italian
Neither one