Tricky 20-question English word quiz will put your spelling and grammar skills to the test


Tricky 20-question English quiz will put your spelling and grammar skills to the test – so, do YOU have what it takes to achieve a perfect score?

  • A tricky new quiz has been designed to put your English skills to the test 
  • Shared on US trivia platform Quizly, it features 20 multiple-choice questions 
  • The creator says players have struggled to achieve a full score – but can you? 


A tough new 20-question quiz has been designed to put your spelling and grammar skills to the test. 

The challenge was shared on US-based trivia website Quizly and features a selection of carefully crafted questions that require a high level of command over the English language.

To help make things a little easier, the questions have multiple choice answers – but even that won’t be enough to help you with all of them. 

In fact, it’s so difficult that the creators claim no one has been able to achieve a perfect score.   

So, will you be the first to achieve a full score? Scroll down to take the test then check your answers at the bottom.  

A tricky new multiple-choice quiz has been shared on Quizly, designed to put player’s basic spelling and grammar skills to the test (file image) 

1.

  • Yield to another’s wish or opinion
  •  Impervious to pleas
  • Run away
  • Approach and speak to someone aggressively
  • Formally reject a formerly held belief
  • An increase by natural growth 

2. 

  • Worthy
  • Fat
  • Interesting
  • Improper 
  • Fast
  • Cloak 

3.  

  • Efervesense
  • Efervescence
  • Effervesense
  • Effervesence 
  • Effervescence
  • Effervescense 

4.  

  • Wolfs
  • Wolvs
  • Wolfes
  • Wolves
  • Wolf
  • Wolfen  

5. 

  • Purify
  • Pacify
  • Stabilize
  • Anger
  • Loosen
  • Lower

6. 

  • Accidentally
  • Boys
  • bikes
  • Handlebars 

7.

  •  Demanding immediate attention
  • Very generous
  • Unfortunate and deserving pity
  • Strive to equal or match
  • Brief and to the point
  • Expose while ridiculing 

8.  

  • Definite
  • Tame
  • Provided
  • Followed
  • Required
  • Public

9.

  • Peutrid
  • Putreed
  • Putrid
  • Piutred
  • Peutred
  • Piutrid  

10.

11. 

  • Dangerous
  • Celebrated
  • Believable
  • Irritable
  • Possessive
  • Engaging 

12. 

13.

14.

  • Loyal
  • Assumption
  • Interesting
  • Portion
  • Diminutive
  • Moody

15. 

  • Eronious
  • Erronioqus
  • Erraneous
  • Eroneous
  • Erroneous
  • Eranious 

16.

  • Could of
  • Could
  • Could’ve 
  • Couldn’t 

17. 

  • Believs
  • Belief
  • Believes
  • Beliefs
  • Believe
  • Beliefes 

18. 

  • A slight wind
  • Excessively unwilling to spend
  • Full of anxiety and concern
  • Defiantly aggressive
  • Physical beauty
  • A strong liking  

19.

  • They are
  • There
  • They’re 
  • Their 

20.

  • Dillemma
  • Dilema
  • Dilemma
  • Dylemma
  • Delemma
  • Dillema  

ANSWERS

 1. Yield to another’s wish or opinion 

2. Fat

3. Effervescence

4. Wolves 

5. Pacify

6. Bikes

7. Expose while ridiculing

8. Public

9. Putrid

10. Focus

11. Irritable

12. Your

13. Its

14. Interesting

15. Erroneous

16. Could’ve 

17.  Beliefs 

18. A strong liking

19.  Their

20. Dilemma

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