Improve and test your wordpower against a list of rather unusual english words.
Moores Hotel has a rather curious mural on the wall of it’s upper level – a pantheaon of Baliwick historical figures and modern day celebreties (including a rather curious cat) … but can you name them ?
Guernsey French is theoretically the mother tongue of our island home, Guernsey. However it is dying out rapidly. So how many of these Guernsey French words do you know (or can guess)? Improve and test your Patois wordpower by matching each of the words below to one of the multiple possible definitions.
Improve and test your wordpower. How many of these American-English words do you know?
Improve and test your wordpower against some of the rather more bizarre words that have found their way into the English language.
Pit yourself against some mind bending riddles and see if you can work out what each one is referring to.
Improve and test your wordpower by matching a word against multiple possible definitions.
A lot of what we ‘know’ to be true can sometimes turn out to be no more than an ‘urban legend’. IS : Chewing gum is a controlled substance in Singapore? or DOES An apple contains enough cyanide to kill a man ? : Can you tell whether they’re fact or fiction ?
Improve and test your wordpower against some Indian words that have found their way into the English language.
A lot of what we ‘know’ to be true can sometimes turn out to be no more than an ‘urban legend’. Did the Nazi’s invent Fanta ? Does ‘Colgate’ means ‘go hang yourself’ in Spanish ? Can you tell whether they’re fact or fiction ?
Improve and test your wordpower against some 18th- and 19th-century words, still in use today.
Do you consider yourself a true Guern? What about if you had to take the test that’s part of the British citizenship exam?