Gertrude Stein Vs. English As She Is Spoke

16 Questions | Total Attempts: 66

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Can you tell the difference between one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century and a confused Frenchman armed with only a Portuguese-French phrasebook and an English-French dictionary?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who that be too washed, too many soaped, and the shirts put through the buck. You may be sure; never I do else.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 2. 
    Friendship of a child is water into a basket.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 3. 
    A lamp lander so seen poor lip.
    • A. 

      Stein

    • B. 

      English

  • 4. 
    Comb me, take another comb. Give me my handkerchief.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 5. 
    Give pleasure. Can you give me the regions. The regions and the land. The regions and wheels. All wheels are perfect. Enthusiasm.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 6. 
    If it is why is there no complexion, why is there no rubbing.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 7. 
    If they dusty will dirt a surface that has no extreme grace.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 8. 
    That not says a word, consent.
    • A. 

      Stein

    • B. 

      English

  • 9. 
    A pot is a beginning of a rare bit of trees.
    • A. 

      Stein

    • B. 

      English

  • 10. 
    You hear the bird's gurgling? Which pleasure! Which charm! The field has by me a thousand charms.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 11. 
    I could tell some words that I know by heart.
    • A. 

      Stein

    • B. 

      English

  • 12. 
    I know well who I have to make.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 13. 
    A blind did hide five hundred crowns in a corner of their garden.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 14. 
    A final change includes potatoes. This is no authority for the abuse of cheese.
    • A. 

      Stein

    • B. 

      English

  • 15. 
    A blind which makes distress. A place not to put in a foot, a place so called and in close color, a place best and more shape and really a thought.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

  • 16. 
    It was not straw color, it was hardly seen and it had a use a long use and the chain.
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Stein

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