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A quiz about well, and less well, known quotations

A quiz that asks you to insert missing words in to quotations or identify the source of quotations 10 Questions.

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Which Shakespearean character said, 'My only love sprung from my only hate.'?

  • Romeo
  • Ophelia
  • Juliet
  • Hamlet

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From which well known poem is the following quotation? 'Theirs not to make reply,/Theirs not to reason why,/Theirs but to do and die'

  • The Charge of the Light Brigade
  • The Ballad of East and West
  • The Eve of St John
  • The Battle of Agincore

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Which word is missing from the following quotation from King Lear: 'Let him smell his way to ....................'?

  • Dover
  • Folkstone
  • Deal
  • Harwich

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Which character, created by George Bernard Shaw, said: 'A woman who utters such depressing and disgusting sounds has no right to be anywhere - no right to live.'?

  • Freddy Eynsford Hill
  • Professor Henry Higgins
  • Alfred Dolittle
  • Colonel Pickering

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Can you complete the quotation from "Finding Nemo", 'Fish are friends not ---------------'?

  • Food
  • Foes
  • Fodder
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Which character from "The Wind in the Willows" said,“Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.”?

  • Toad of Toad Hall
  • Badger
  • Mole
  • Ratty

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Which character from Shakespeare's "Macbeth" said, 'Why do you make such faces? When all’s done, You look but on a stool.'?

  • Banquo
  • Lady Macduff
  • Macduff
  • Lady Macbeth

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Can you complete the quotation from Lewis Carroll's "Jabberwocky!" "Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, -----------------------!''?

  • The hands that hammer
  • The claws that catch
  • The ears that eavesdrop
  • The paws that punch

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Which is the word missing from this quotation from Keats' "Ode on a Grecian Urn"? “------ is truth, truth ------,--that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.''

  • Courage
  • Honesty
  • Beauty
  • Life

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From which popular West End show is the following quotation taken, 'Tonight I gave you my soul, and I am dead'?

  • The Woman in Black
  • Phantom of the Opera
  • Les Miserables
  • Miss Saigon