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May Old Punsters Never Die IV

puppyfootPuppyfoot on 01/05/2009

Trivia Quiz If you are unfamiliar with American slang, you may have difficulty answering some questions. I ask your forgiveness beforehand for the item about Shakespeare--it's reaching a bit, but I like it so much, I decided to include it.

The instructions for this quiz are the same as for the previous three, with a little extra clarification. So, at the risk of being "repundant," here they are:

I'm sure most people have heard the following saying: "Old teachers never die--they just lose their class." This quiz is a series of questions using that same format. You will decide how to complete each sentence, choosing the pun that you believe to "fit" the best. (Note: 'Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary' defines "pun" as "a type of joke in which words are used that have a similar sound, but a different meaning.")

I believe I originated each of these, although, when it comes to puns, the likelihood of duplicating someone else's puns always exists. I did my best, however, to exclude anything I have heard or read elsewhere. After all, when you groan, I want to be "respunsible" for it!

Please rate this quiz when you are finished with it. And have fun!

pun. (n.d.). Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary. Retrieved September 01, 2008, from website:
10 Questions

Rating:  (7.75/9)
Difficulty:  Easy
Taken: 127 times

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Comments (7)
Alziemer68  (Level: 134.4)
Wed, 7th Jan '09 2:50 AM

Ouch especially the one about poor old Shakespeare. How about Old Aussies never die of thirst they just find the nearest coolabah.

Stellamirus  (Level: 177.4)
Tue, 6th Jan '09 11:28 PM


Btsyshsbnd  (Level: 73.3)
Tue, 6th Jan '09 10:58 AM

GROAN! that's the best compliment you can give for a good (bad) pun. outstanding quiz

Bigmama60  (Level: 95.2)
Tue, 6th Jan '09 4:55 AM

too much fun

Mltlc47  (Level: 197.0)
Tue, 6th Jan '09 12:58 AM

this was my favorite quiz for a long time-good on you!!Mary

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