English 101 Exam Quiz - 3

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  • 1. 
    The word "hotel" originated in which language?
    • A. 

      Spanish

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      Latin

    • D. 

      French

  • 2. 
    What does the saying "That's corny" mean?
    • A. 

      It's Quite Simple

    • B. 

      I Will Never Reveal The Secret

    • C. 

      Stop Being Silly And Get Serious

    • D. 

      It's Sentimental

  • 3. 
    "He's a real ham", means what?
    • A. 

      You've Said Something Offensive

    • B. 

      He Brings Home The Family Money

    • C. 

      We Had A Great Time

    • D. 

      He's A Frustrated Actor

  • 4. 
    What does the saying "He's a bad egg" mean?
    • A. 

      He Informed Others About My Secrets

    • B. 

      Don't Be Afraid Of Trying Something

    • C. 

      Don't Let Him Get You Upset

    • D. 

      He Cannot Be Trusted

  • 5. 
    What is a secret name?
    • A. 

      Heteronym

    • B. 

      Meronym

    • C. 

      Cryptonym

    • D. 

      Autonym

  • 6. 
    What is a name containing two parts or terms?
    • A. 

      Caconym

    • B. 

      Teknonymy

    • C. 

      Dionym

    • D. 

      Retronym

  • 7. 
    What is a "pleasing or beautiful name"?
    • A. 

      Allonym

    • B. 

      Euonym

    • C. 

      Patronym

    • D. 

      Exonym

  • 8. 
    What is a name for a town or country in a foreign language?
    • A. 

      Euonymous

    • B. 

      Acronym

    • C. 

      Hypernym

    • D. 

      Exonym

  • 9. 
    What is a name consisting of several words?
    • A. 

      Homonym

    • B. 

      Tautonym

    • C. 

      Dionym

    • D. 

      Polyonym

  • 10. 
    What is a new name as modification of older term used alone?
    • A. 

      Trionym

    • B. 

      Retronym

    • C. 

      Metonymy

    • D. 

      Autonym

  • 11. 
    Which of these might have filled the room with modulation?
    • A. 

      Piano Playing

    • B. 

      Fresh Spring Breeze

    • C. 

      Cooking Aromas

    • D. 

      Bright Sunshine

  • 12. 
    What is the Polish word for "beer"?
    • A. 

      Dobry

    • B. 

      Jestem

    • C. 

      Zwoty

    • D. 

      Piwo

  • 13. 
    What does the Japanese word "Mate" (pronounced (mah-tay) mean?
    • A. 

      Punch

    • B. 

      Kick

    • C. 

      Block

    • D. 

      Stop

  • 14. 
    What does Zip stand for in Zip Code?
    • A. 

      Zonage Insurrection Partition

    • B. 

      Zone Instruction (For) Postage

    • C. 

      Zoning Improvement Plan

    • D. 

      It Doesn't Stand For Anything

  • 15. 
    What does FHA stand for when referring to Housing?
    • A. 

      Federal Housing Administration

    • B. 

      Federal Housing Authority

    • C. 

      Federal Housing Agency

    • D. 

      Fundamental Housing Administration

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