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Missing Words – General Quiz 05

Find the missing word from a variety of quotations, slogans and sayings. 10 Questions.

 
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Which word is missing from this Bob Hope quip? : "You know you're getting old when the ____ cost more than the cake!"

  • Pills
  • Candles
  • Cards
  • Frosting

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Can you complete this George Bernard Shaw quotation? : "Obscenity can be found in every book except the _____."

  • Iliad
  • Godfather
  • Bible
  • Telephone Directory

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Oscar Wilde's famous line is missing which word? : "A man cannot be too ____ in the choice of his enemies."

  • Careful
  • Tardy
  • Judicious
  • Proud

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What is the missing word of this Army saying? : "If it moves, salute it, if it doesn't move, pick it up, if you can’t pick it up, ____ it!"

  • Sketch
  • Leave
  • Paint
  • Shoot

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Which word is missing from this well known phrase from the book of Proverbs? :"Pride goeth before destruction and a haughty spirit before a _____"

  • Calamity
  • Disaster
  • Storm
  • Fall

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What word is missing from Edward Lear's bit of nonsense? : "They dined on ____ and slices of quince which they ate with a runcible spoon."

  • Rice
  • Mince
  • Bread
  • Grits

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Which is the missing word from John Fletcher's (1610) line? : "It’s impossible to ____ me, I'm so willing."

  • Volunteer
  • Dupe
  • Ravish
  • Hate

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Well, Groucho Marx said it, but which word is missing? : "Either he's ____ or my watch has stopped!"

  • Dead
  • Early
  • Fast
  • Late

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Can you complete Napoleon's profound line? : "An army ____ on its stomach"?

  • Lays
  • Marches
  • Works
  • Fights

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Which word completes William Shakespeare's observation? : "Unbidden guests are often welcomest when they are ____."

  • Wealthy
  • Entertaining
  • Sober
  • Gone

 

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