Standard Posted by Jinks Posted on 27/01/2015 Posted under Quiz Comments 7 Comments Language Quiz: The Meaning of Place Names Click Here to Take the Test! Ten Tricky Questions My free trail with the quiz program is over so please leave your results in the comments. Who can get 100%? Leave your own tricky place name questions in the comments too! Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related language artslanguage quizmeaning of place namesquizten tricky questionstest your knowledgetest yourself Post navigation ← LTL DISCUSSION: motivation – it’s tricky READING ESL: a new temple for the old Scandinavian god Thor → 7 thoughts on “Language Quiz: The Meaning of Place Names” 6 out of 10 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply solid effort – I’ll lay off the Welsh Qs in the next quiz! LikeLike Reply Are you n the pay of Plaid Cymru? LikeLike I wish! LikeLike You could be the “representative plenipotentiary” in Malaysia and propose dual language street signs. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Got any tricky place name questions, Steve? LikeLike Reply Not sure about tricky but some of the Maori names are very suggestive…as in Urewera and Tutaekuri. I’ll think and see if I know any and will let you know. You could do some old/new China names as in Canton/Guangzhou and then ask worthy contestants* match them up. There are a few that do not seem quite like the old name. Tientsin… *and unworthy ones too like myself. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.