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PostPosted: 18 Sep 2017, 15:30 
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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary.

I clearly know it very badly - 3/10 - so not hard to beat!

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I got 4 ... though if I hadn't overthought 2 of them I'd have got 6!! :wink:

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Well if I had read to the bottom of one of the questions I'd have got four :wink:

What did they tell us at school about reading exam papers all through before starting?

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5 for me too - much to my amazement!


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cestina wrote:
Well if I had read to the bottom of one of the questions I'd have got four :wink:

What did they tell us at school about reading exam papers all through before starting?


In spite of reading your post before I did the quiz, I fell into the same trap. Possibly with the same question! :lol: :roll:

Less excuse for me.

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7/10 - that's multiple choice questions for you! I only actually knew 3 of the answers....


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LucyP wrote:
7/10 - that's multiple choice questions for you! I only actually knew 3 of the answers....

:D That's very honest of you Lucy. Clearly your guesses were more educated than some of us managed!

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3 out of 10 for me and I actually own a very early 19th century Johnson's dictionary!


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I managed 6/10, although I didn't actually know that many answers. Multiple choice helps a lot, coupled with lots of practice at eliminating wrong answers, and thus increasing the chance of a correct one, by playing regularly on FunTrivia.

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Lottie wrote:
I managed 6/10, although I didn't actually know that many answers. Multiple choice helps a lot, coupled with lots of practice at eliminating wrong answers, and thus increasing the chance of a correct one, by playing regularly on FunTrivia.


As you know, I play on Funtrivia, too, but it doesn't seem to have helped me much! :lol:

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