The Foreign Words Used in English Quiz
Vitamins? Cheetah? Ketchup? Non of these words are purely English - what is their origin language? 8 Questions.
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The word ''bungalow'' is of which language's origin, the first mention of the word is found in the 1670s as the word ''bangla''?
The word ''ketchup'' is of which language's origin, the word is first mentioned in 1711 as the word ''kichap''?
The word ''hamburger'' is of which language's origin, the original word for the meat was first recorded in 1884 as ''hamburg steak''?
The word ''horde'' is of which language's origin, originally a West Turkic word for ''camp army'' was transferred to English by a Slavic language?
The word ''iceberg'' is of which country's origin, the word was first used in 1774 as ''ijsberg'' literally ''ice mountain''?
The word ''potato'' is of which language's origin, it was first transferred from the Haitian language, where the vegetable is known as ''batata''?
The word ''saloon'' is of which language's origin, the word was first used in 1728 and comes from the word ''salon''?
The word ''ranch'' is of which language's origin, the word was first used in 1808 and comes from the word ''rancho''?
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