Fun English quiz

Find out if you are an English language genius today with our super fun quiz! Answer 10 questions about fun English language facts and curiosities. Share the results with your friends on social media or let us know what score you got in the comment section below.

Good luck & have fun everyone!

The most common letter in English is

The correct answer is 'e'.

The original name for butterfly was

The correct answer is 'flutterby'.

The most common adjective used in English is

The correct answer is 'good'.

More English words begin with the letter _____________ than with any other letter.

The correct answer is 's'.

The longest word in English has

The correct answer is '45 letters' and the word is ‘pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis’! It is a type of lung disease caused by inhaling ash and sand dust.

The most commonly used noun is

The correct answer is 'time'.

We pronounce the combination "ough" in ________ different ways.

The correct answer is '9'. It's easy to understand why English pronunciation is so difficult!!

The oldest English word that is still in use is

The correct answer is 'town'.

Many English words have changed their meaning over time, for example ‘nice’ used to mean

The correct answer is 'silly'.

How many English words in current use end in "-gry"?

The correct answer is '2'. The words are 'hungry' and 'angry'.