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Alternative and Slang Words

Mix of alternative/slang words to test you 12 Questions.

 
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1

In Cockney rhyming slang what is a "Boat Race"?

  • Space
  • Face
  • Place
  • Mace

2

Erse is an alternative name for which language?

  • Breton
  • Welsh
  • Gaelic
  • English

3

In Scottish folklore who is known as "Black Donald"?

  • Devil
  • Clergyman
  • Miner
  • Clan Chief

4

In Ireland, what garden tool is a "Loy"?

  • Fork
  • Spade
  • Rake
  • Hoe

5

What is calcium carbonate commonly known as?

  • Laughing gas
  • Vinegar
  • Lemonade
  • Chalk

6

If you had a "Pony" in your pocket how much would you have?

  • £10
  • £25
  • £50
  • £100

7

Icterus is another name for what medical condition?

  • Jaundice
  • Leprosy
  • Sleeping sickness
  • Mumps

8

The gypsy name for a hedgehog is what?

  • Witchi-hotchi
  • Hitchi-wotchi
  • Hotchi-witchi
  • Wotchi-hitchi

9

In Scotland you might "Hunt the Gowk" on "Gowk's Day" but on what day would that be?

  • Easter Monday
  • April Fool's Day
  • Halloween
  • Hogmanay

10

Wolfram is an alternative name for which metallic chemical element?

  • Aluminium
  • Iron
  • Silver
  • Tungsten

11

Which wild flower is also known as "Knapweed"?

  • Cornflower
  • Poppy
  • Buttercup
  • Rosebay willowherb

12

A "Lycanthrope" is an alternative name for what?

  • Troll
  • Vampire
  • Werewolf
  • Ogre

 

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