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Word play: Quiz


Question 1: See also ________ for a linguist's variation.
InterlinguaToki PonaLanguage gameEsperanto

Question 2: ________, in his Alice books, among other works
JabberwockyAlice LiddellLewis CarrollThrough the Looking-Glass

Question 3: Word play is a ________ in which the words that are used become the main subject of the work.
Literary techniqueLiteratureNovelPoetry

Question 4: Word play can enter common usage as ________.
Nonce wordNeologismAcronym and initialismEuphemism

Question 5: ________ in (In His Own Write and A Spaniard in the Works) ("The Nasties Are Booming Us!")
Paul McCartneyYoko OnoCynthia LennonJohn Lennon

Question 6: ________'s "quibbles" have made him a noted punster.
William ShakespeareShakespeare authorship questionHamletShakespeare's life

Question 7: James Joyce, author of Ulysses and ________, is another noted word-player.
Chamber Music (book)Pomes PenyeachDublinersFinnegans Wake

Question 8: Similarly, ________ was hailed by The Times as a "comic genius recognized in his lifetime as a classic and an old master of farce" for his own ingenious wordplay.
P. G. Wodehouse locationsP. G. WodehouseJeevesBertie Wooster

Question 9: Word play is quite common in ________ as a method of reinforcing meaning.
John Miles FoleyOral traditionEpic poetryOrality

Question 10: ________, magazine editor, coined "sci-fi" [2] [3]
Ray BradburyScience fictionScience fiction fandomForrest J Ackerman

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