Do You Really Know The English Language?

You may have been speaking it your entire life, but do you REALLY know enough about the English language to pass this quiz with flying colors? Take this quiz now to find out!
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Question 1/12

com.au
What is the least-used letter in the English alphabet?
X
Q
Z
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Question 2/12

personallicencescotland.com
How many words in the English language end with the letters 'mt?'
1
2
4
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Question 3/12

thefeedingdoctor.com
What is the term used for the the dot on top of the letter 'i?'
tittle
teep
dit
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Question 4/12

returnofkings.com
What is the most commonly used word in English conversation?
and
I
of
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Question 5/12

discovermagazine.com
How many letters does the longest one syllable word in the English have?
7
9
11
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Question 6/12

silktide.com
When was the first English dictionary written?
1708
1755
1772
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Question 7/12

shopperscritique.com
How many words in the English language end in 'dous?'
5
4
3
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Question 8/12

charles-harvey.co.uk
True or false: There is a word in the English language that rhymes with 'month.'
True
False
I don't know.
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Question 9/12

livescience.com
What is a pangram?
A word that is made by rearranging the letters of another word
A sentence that uses every letter of the English alphabet
A word puzzle solved by rearranging scrambled up letters to form words
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Question 10/12

webnwords.com
Is there a word in the English alphabet that contains three consecutive pairs of double letters?
Yes
No
I don't know.
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Question 11/12

lucrativeleadership.com
How many letters long is the longest common English word?
30
45
50
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Question 12/12

q108.com
What is the oldest word in the English language?
town
human
community
Result
Were you daydreaming during high school English class? You should have gotten at least 4 correct! Time to pop open a dictionary, my friend.

English Class Daydreamer

corbisimages.com
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You did preeetty well! Good job on your score - there were some tricky questions on this quiz!

Proficient-In-English

lynettelewis.com
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You've earned such an amazing score! With one as high as yours, you must be an actual English language scholar. (Either that, or you just love English language trivia!)

English Language Scholar

wikimedia.org
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1
What is the least-used letter in the English alphabet?
X
Q
Z
2
How many words in the English language end with the letters 'mt?'
1
2
4
3
What is the term used for the the dot on top of the letter 'i?'
tittle
teep
dit
4
What is the most commonly used word in English conversation?
and
I
of
5
How many letters does the longest one syllable word in the English have?
7
9
11
6
When was the first English dictionary written?
1708
1755
1772
7
How many words in the English language end in 'dous?'
5
4
3
8
True or false: There is a word in the English language that rhymes with 'month.'
True
False
I don't know.
9
What is a pangram?
A word that is made by rearranging the letters of another word
A sentence that uses every letter of the English alphabet
A word puzzle solved by rearranging scrambled up letters to form words
10
Is there a word in the English alphabet that contains three consecutive pairs of double letters?
Yes
No
I don't know.
11
How many letters long is the longest common English word?
30
45
50
12
What is the oldest word in the English language?
town
human
community