Eponyms – 1

Match the eponyms and their definitions in these two columns.
 6%

Question 1 of 16

A short, humourous poem; often nonsense
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 1 of 16

Question 2 of 16

When people decide to completely ignore somebody or something, to show that they dislike them
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 2 of 16

Question 3 of 16

When angry people kill a person without a trial
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 3 of 16

Question 4 of 16

A ballpoint pen
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 4 of 16

Question 5 of 16

An imaginary, wonderful land; paradise
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 5 of 16

Question 6 of 16

A British policeman
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 6 of 16

Question 7 of 16

A long trousers with very wide legs
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 7 of 16

Question 8 of 16

A tissue paper used as a handkerchief
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 8 of 16

Question 9 of 16

Long rubber boots
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 9 of 16

Question 10 of 16

A swimming dress worn by women; has two very small parts
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 10 of 16

Question 11 of 16

A woman who is interested in intellectual ideas
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 11 of 16

Question 12 of 16

Vacuum cleaner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 12 of 16

Question 13 of 16

A closely fitting piece of clothing usually worn when doing exercise or dancing
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 13 of 16

Question 14 of 16

The spirit or soul
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 14 of 16

Question 15 of 16

A place where water with minerals in it comes out of the water
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 15 of 16

Question 16 of 16

A game played by two or four people with rackets, on a court with a net
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Question 16 of 16