Five questions about words and names – Quick Quiz

Here are a few random questions about odd words and names I’ve come across lately. Have fun!

  1. Which famous British TV pair are known as Curly Foo and Peanut in China?
  2. “Nlvnav” means “pyjamas” in what language?
  3. What is a sally port?
  4. Which nonsense word, which originated in Blackadder Goes Forth, recently entered the lexicon?
  5. And finally, here’s a word which I had need of recently but it wasn’t then in my vocabulary – jentacular. Any idea what it means?

Check your answers here!

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Kay has been an expat for nearly 30 years. She set up the British Expat website back in early 2000, whilst living in London and missing the expat life. These days she spends much of her time lugging computers and cameras around the world. (Dave gets to deal with all the really heavy stuff.)

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