Quiz: Do These Words Actually Rhyme?
Do These Words Actually Rhyme?
By: Sameena K. Mughal
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About This Quiz

We have fun when we rhyme. The rhymes we create or listen to can have a beat and a flow that anyone can tap their feet to. Some rhymes are a part of a unique story that's memorable. Rhymes are fun ways to learn more words, too!

What makes rhyming so fun? Putting words together that flow in a creative way gives us a break from the mundane conversations we have on a regular basis. It's interesting to pair words together that you don't normally think of. Conceal and repeal. Quake and stake. The list goes on and on.

The best writers, rappers and poets can come up with rhymes that make us see words in ways we hadn't thought of before.  Their lively rhymes divert our brains and entertain us.

Here's your chance to test your vocabulary and your rhyming skills at the same time. Choose between two or three words and tell us if they rhyme. Discover words that you never thought did rhyme but actually do. Find words that you would think rhyme but actually don't. You will be reminded just how many exceptions there are to every spelling rule. Take this quiz and rediscover how much fun words can actually be!

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An actor can do a dialogue or a monologue. Do dialogue and monologue rhyme?
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Some debris was floating around the tree. Do tree and debris rhyme?
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Do heard and beard rhyme?
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Mead and thread: Do they rhyme?
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Can you tell if these three words rhyme: cough, slough and trough?
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Dead, bead, deed: Do all three words rhyme?
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With the right limb you can skim. Do limb and skim rhyme?
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I saw a nice bouquet next to my filet. Do bouquet and filet rhyme?
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I don't want to lose my dose of rose. Do lose, dose, and rose rhyme?
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The crew had to conduct their coup on cue. Do crew, coup, and cue rhyme?
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Do although, hoe and slow rhyme?
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Do lower and lore rhyme?
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Shimmy, stymie and slimy: Do all three words rhyme?
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Idle and bridal: Do they rhyme?
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Can you tell if lips and wisp rhyme?
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Some people scour for power: Do scour and power rhyme?
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Do vigil and wiggle rhyme?
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You may hold a rein if you reign, but make sure it doesn't rain on you. Do reign, rein and rain rhyme?
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Indict, edict: Do these words rhyme?
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Impugn, hewn, noon: Can you tell if these words rhyme?
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You can cause a schism with scissors: Do schism and scissors rhyme?
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Gnarl and crawl: Can you tell if these words rhyme?
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Do graph and laugh rhyme?
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Colonel and colony: Do they rhyme?
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Don't get soot on your suit: Do these words rhyme?
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Cookies are gooey and chewy. Do gooey and chewy rhyme?
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Corps and corpse: Do they rhyme?
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You may have to climb to get a sublime piece of thyme: Can you tell if climb, sublime and thyme sound the same?
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Revel and devil: Do they rhyme?
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Do ballet and mallet rhyme?
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I saw lace at the base of the dress. Do base and lace rhyme?
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Do colleague and segue rhyme?
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Porridge and storage: Do they rhyme?
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Wants and pants: Can you say if these words rhyme?
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It may be true that we are through. Can you tell if true and through rhyme?
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