Could You Pass a 5th Grade Vocabulary Test?

Zoe Samuel

If a story is "unabridged", what does that mean?

What's the difference between "affect" and "effect"?

What's the opposite of "embark"?

Which is a word: "squashed," "squished," "squeshed"?

What's the plural of "axis"?

What do "flammable" and "inflammable" have in common?

Which is right: "I went there", "I went their", or "I went they're"?

What is the difference between "yaw" and "yore"?

What does it mean to simulate something?

What is a verb?

Which is right: "success," "sucess," or "suxcess"?

Which is a word: "abuse" or "misuse"?

What's an aroma?

What's it called when lots of snow and ice fall down a mountain?

What does it mean to be pensive?

What is a homonym?

What does the word "bolt" mean?

Which of these means a raisin: "current" or "currant"?

What is a gorge?

What is a contour line?

What's stationary?

What does it mean to be hearty?

What is "industrious"?

What's a legend?

What's a suffix?

What's a preposition?

What's a noun?

What does it mean to excel?

What do you do if you're mischievous?

What is a voyage?

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You say what you mean and you mean what you say. But just how much complexity can you bring to the table when you say it - more or less than a 5th grader? Take this quiz to find out!

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