How Well Do You Know Irish Slangs?

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How Well Do You Know Irish Slangs? - Quiz

Do you wonder why slangs are popular? It is because they are colloquial. Irish English as a dialect is rich with slangs like some other dialects which are popular and used in everyday life. Short words like cheers, drunk, bang on, black stuff, are peculiar to Ireland. You already know them? Let's see if you do in this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does "Chancer" means in the context of Ireland?
    • A. 

      Someone who prays a lot

    • B. 

      Someone who bullies

    • C. 

      Someone who steals

    • D. 

      Someone who fool others

  • 2. 
    What is the Irish slang for "cheers"?
    • A. 

      Slainte

    • B. 

      Yeanks

    • C. 

      Thanks

    • D. 

      Applaud

  • 3. 
    What does "Craic" means?
    • A. 

      A mad man

    • B. 

      A sexualy woman

    • C. 

      Good fun

    • D. 

      Fair chance

  • 4. 
    The word "Foddered" is used when someone have ________
    • A. 

      Clapped

    • B. 

      Eaten

    • C. 

      Died

    • D. 

      Prayed

  • 5. 
    "She is good for a snog" means 
    • A. 

      She is good as a friend

    • B. 

      She is good as a company

    • C. 

      She is good for a ride

    • D. 

      She is good for a kiss

  • 6. 
    In Ireland, someone who is drunk is said to be 
    • A. 

      Drowned

    • B. 

      Snogged

    • C. 

      Sniffed

    • D. 

      Langered

  • 7. 
    What is the Irish slang for a serous illness?
    • A. 

      Health load

    • B. 

      Bad dose

    • C. 

      Dear infirmity

    • D. 

      Good work

  • 8. 
    The Irish slang for a male young man is _________
    • A. 

      Boyo

    • B. 

      Boily

    • C. 

      Youngster

    • D. 

      Bimbo

  • 9. 
    What is the Irish informal name for a left-handed person?
    • A. 

      Cab man

    • B. 

      Mage

    • C. 

      Cot

    • D. 

      Ciotog

  • 10. 
    The term "Chiseler" is peculiar to which of these places in Ireland?
    • A. 

      Kerry

    • B. 

      Carlow

    • C. 

      Galway

    • D. 

      Dublin

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