How Good Is Your Vocabulary?

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 7124

How Good Is Your Vocabulary? - Quiz

So you may have noticed that as awesome as the dawn of texting and instant communication is that it has kind of killed the words that we use and we have been shifting instead to selecting communication that is the simplest and the shortest- the easiest to understand. It's quite possible you've forgotten about some of the cooler words of the English language - proceed to this little quiz, and let's see how badly you have let your vocabulary skills go.


You May Get

Word Bird In Training

Having a good vocabulary is a very good tool, this may be something you already know. You did well on this quiz- a lot of these words don't pop up on your daily radar- but if you take the time to add in new words every day you'll see a quick improvement. 

Viciously Verbose

Well done. Hold onto this talent and skill set, there's no reason at all to  let this go. Make sure to stay sharp and keep your mind active. Read books, insert the words you see into conversation and emails. You know as well as i do when people hear a word that's unfamiliar to them they want to know more. 

Grossly Glib

There is nothing to be ashamed about when it comes to the fact that you may have just realized that you aren't as good as you thought you were with your words. A great way to face this problem head on is to start reading more books, or at least very simply add a new words into the mix every now and then- others will take note. 
Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following stars is best described as tawdry?
    • A. 

      Dita Von Teese

    • B. 

      Meryl Streep

    • C. 

      Bill Gates

  • 2. 
    Which of these words best provides a description of what is happening in the picture?
    • A. 

      Verbosity

    • B. 

      Erroneously

    • C. 

      Jocularity

  • 3. 
    What does enigma mean?
    • A. 

      A person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult to understand.

    • B. 

      A person who is full of energy and joy

    • C. 

      A person who possesses exotic beauty

  • 4. 
    How would you describe this person's taste in clothes?
    • A. 

      Dowdy

    • B. 

      Perfuntory

    • C. 

      Garrishly

    • D. 

      Homely

  • 5. 
    Which of these cannot be loquacious?
    • A. 

      A Person

    • B. 

      A Place

    • C. 

      A Bird

  • 6. 
    Which of the following best defines :curative?
    • A. 

      The aging/curing of meat

    • B. 

      The treatment/curing of disease

    • C. 

      Relaxing and Calming

  • 7. 
    Which of these is better to be? 
    • A. 

      Savant

    • B. 

      Dilettante

    • C. 

      Enigmatic

  • 8. 
    If you were to suddenly pack up and move to a new country what would be a word to describe you? 
    • A. 

      Spontaneous

    • B. 

      Ribold

    • C. 

      Candid

  • 9. 
    What type of incident would make you the angriest? 
    • A. 

      Egregious

    • B. 

      Taciturn

    • C. 

      Malevolent

  • 10. 
    Which of these can a dog not be? 
    • A. 

      Erudiate

    • B. 

      Didactic

    • C. 

      Contemplative

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