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The Compound Word Quiz

Some compound words can easily be spotted; others cannot! 8 Questions.

 
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1

Which word is not a compound one?

  • Thinking
  • Pigeon
  • Lament
  • Sandpaper

2

Which word is not a compound?

  • Different
  • Sleepwalk
  • Cartwheel
  • Blackball

3

Which word is not a compound?

  • Housewife
  • Badminton
  • Wallpaper
  • Blue-green

4

Can compound words be hyphenated?

  • Yes
  • Occasionally
  • No
  • Only in Shakesperean language

5

Which compound word means 14 days and begins with the letter 'f?'

Type in the correct answer

6

Which of these words is not a category of compound words?

  • Exocentric
  • Eloroentric
  • Appositional
  • Copulative

7

Match each pair of compound words with its category.

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • Endocentric
  • Exocentric
  • Copulative
  • Appositional

Right

  • Sleepwalk, bittersweet
  • Bluebird, greenhouse
  • Actor-director, maidservant
  • Chopstick, cowboy

8

Which word is not a compound?

  • Another
  • Become
  • Rattlesnake
  • Beware

 

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