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Missing Words – General Quiz 17

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

 
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Which word is missing from this old saying for a new subject? : "A different ____ of fish"

  • Type
  • Kettle
  • Bucket
  • River

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What word is missing from Erma Bombeck quip? : "If you can't make it____, you can laugh at it."

  • Work
  • Better
  • Talk
  • Run

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Which word is missing from this old saying to keep going? : "____ your net wide"

  • Cast
  • Make
  • Measure
  • Create

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Which word completes Stephen Leacock's observation? : "I am a great believer in ____, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it."

  • Achievement
  • Money
  • Luck
  • Success

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Which word is missing from this old word of comfort? : "As ____ as the Bank of England."

  • Faithful
  • Reliable
  • Good
  • Safe

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Aeschylus' famous line is missing which word? : "It is to one's benefit, if one is wise, to appear ____."

  • Honest
  • Humble
  • Foolish
  • Interested

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Which word is missing from this old reference to stupidity? : "As ____ as a brush."

  • Daft
  • Hairy
  • Coarse
  • Rough

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Well, Pablo Picasso said it, but which word is missing? : "Computers are ____. They can only give you answers."

  • Limited
  • Cubic
  • Strange
  • Useless

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Which word is missing from this old observation? : "____ is nature's way of telling you to slow down."

  • Marriage
  • Death
  • Backache
  • Error

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Which word is missing from this Heinrich Heine quip? : "There are more ____ in the world than there are people."

  • Politicians
  • Chickens
  • Fools
  • Flies

 

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