What Do You Know About Clichés In English Language?

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What Do You Know About Clichs In English Language?

The English language is flooded with clichés. A cliché is a phrase that has been said just way too much. Dare to take this test and discover more about clichés?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There are how many categories of cliché? 
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Six

  • 2. 
    Which of the following clichés describe time?
    • A. 

      In a jiffy

    • B. 

      Cat got your tongue?

    • C. 

      Time and hours

    • D. 

      Read between lines

  • 3. 
    What is the hidden meaning of "Any port in a storm"?
    • A. 

      In a bad situation anything will do

    • B. 

      Any time

    • C. 

      Later in the day

    • D. 

      I will not leave you

  • 4. 
    The word "cliché" is from which language? 
    • A. 

      Spanish

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      English

    • D. 

      Chinese

  • 5. 
    Clichés are sometimes used as which part of speech? 
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 6. 
    In British printing, cliché is known as...
    • A. 

      Stereotype

    • B. 

      Genotype

    • C. 

      Ecotype

    • D. 

      Holotype

  • 7. 
    A cliché is what?
    • A. 

      A sentence

    • B. 

      A phrase 

    • C. 

      A clause

    • D. 

      An Adjective

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is a service industry cliché?
    • A. 

      Give it my best

    • B. 

      Will that be all

    • C. 

      One game at a time

    • D. 

      Give it all

  • 9. 
    Which is the correct cliché about life?
    • A. 

      A journey of a thousand starts with a single step

    • B. 

      A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

    • C. 

      A journey of thousand miles begins with a single step

    • D. 

      A journey of thousand miles starts with a single step

  • 10. 
    Which type of cliché is "You are the risk I'll always take"?
    • A. 

      Romantic Cliche

    • B. 

      Life Cliché

    • C. 

      Work Cliché

    • D. 

      Funny Cliché