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    Word of the Day Quiz.
    #1
    Take the Word Quiz, and post your score.

    Post new WotD puzzles as they appear.

    Jan 13 2015:
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    Word of the Day Quiz: January 13, 2015 -...
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    - Post your score.
    - Mention the words you got right/wrong. Whichever is fewer.

    (5/7)
    afflated, internuncial.
    (This post was last modified: 01-25-2015, 11:48 PM by radiobox.)

    Progress might have been all right once, but it has gone on too long -- Ogden Nash
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    #2
    (mini edit)
    You don't have to know all the words. Make educated guesses, as I did for all the 7 :p
    (Ref book: All About Words - Nurnberg and Rosenblum.)
    (This post was last modified: 01-26-2015, 08:22 AM by radiobox.)

    Progress might have been all right once, but it has gone on too long -- Ogden Nash
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    #3
    1 right

    consistency is the hobdob
    of small minds[
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    #4
    4 out of 7

    Wrong: mackle, internuncial, catchpenny

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    Heresy is only another word for freedom of thought. -Graham Greene
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    #5
    6/7 - totidem verbis

    A lot of the words' definitions could be guessed by the pictures accompanying them. For instance, "internuncial" is about connection because the picture accompanying it is of dots connected by lines.
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    #6
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    Word of the Day Quiz: February 3, 2015 -...
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    7/7 !

    Progress might have been all right once, but it has gone on too long -- Ogden Nash
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