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    Quiz of a Quiz

    Quiz of a Quiz


    If MANAGAR were given, its distinction is that
    it is an anagram of ANAGRAM.

    Similarly, LASREVER is a reversal of REVERSAL.

    Each item below is of the form "X of X."



    1. abbr.

    2. plurals

    3. pica

    4. phobophobia

    5. i

    6. thyme

    7. meaning

    8. verbalize

    9. fix

    10. synonym

    11. syll-a-bi-ca-tion

    12. from Greek "Etymoligia"

    13. derivatively

    14. metonym

    15. neuter

    16. ha

    17. Solomon (or Xerxes)

    18. importunate

    19. Sir Laurence Olivier

    20. pleonasticism


    Note: With one notable exception, every word
    in the English languge is a misspelling of MISSPELLING.
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    risk immediate disqulification.

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    1. abbr. is an
    Spoiler:
    abbreviation of abbreviation

    2. plurals is the
    Spoiler:
    plural of plural

    4. phobophobia is the
    Spoiler:
    phobia of phobia

    7. meaning is one
    Spoiler:
    significance of significance

    10. synonym is an
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    equivalent of equivalent

    11. syll-a-bi-ca-tion is the
    Spoiler:
    syllabication of syllabication

    12. from Greek "Etymoligia" is the
    Spoiler:
    etymology of etymology

    13. derivatively is a
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    derivative of derivative

    15. neuter is the
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    gender of gender

    This is a really fun quiz!
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    Each item below is of the form "X of X."


    1. abbr.
    Spoiler:
    Abbreviation of "abbreviation"
    2. plurals
    Spoiler:
    Plural of "plural"
    3. pica
    Spoiler:
    Type of type
    4. phobophobia
    Spoiler:
    Fear of fear
    5. i
    Spoiler:
    Initial of "initial"
    6. thyme
    Spoiler:
    Rhyme of "rhyme"
    7. meaning
    Spoiler:
    Defintion of "definition"
    8. verbalize
    Spoiler:
    Verb of "verb"
    9. fix
    Spoiler:
    Suffix of "suffix"
    10. synonym
    Spoiler:
    Antonym of "antonym" .(Ha!)
    11. syll-a-bi-ca-tion
    Spoiler:
    Syllabication of "syllabication"
    12. from Greek "Etymologia"
    Spoiler:
    Etymology of "etymology"
    13. derivatively
    Spoiler:
    Derivative of "derivative"
    14. metonym
    Spoiler:
    Synonym of "synonym"
    15. neuter
    Spoiler:
    Gender of "gender"
    16. ha
    Spoiler:
    Half of "half"
    17. Solomon (or Xerxes)
    Spoiler:
    King of Kings
    18. importunate
    Spoiler:
    Permutation of "permutation"
    19. Sir Laurence Olivier
    Spoiler:
    Sleuth of "Sleuth"
    20. pleonasticism
    Spoiler:
    Pleonasm of "pleonasm"

    A pleonasm is an often unnecessary
    lengthening of a word, such as:
    "factorize" for "factor",
    "orientated" for "oriented".

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    Well done, AMI!

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