Do You Know Where These Words From Literature Originated?

How well do you know your fantasy words? Can you match these words to the literature they first appeared in?

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70 Comments
Kim Ann Chapman
Kim Ann Chapman
I didn't know most of these
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Apr 14, 2016 3:03AM
Aubree Williams
Geez! Only knew 2 of these. Most of the words sounded like nonsense words, but i suppose that was the point
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Apr 14, 2016 5:53AM
Ian Buda
Ian Buda
I was never a Harry Potter fan before. And I am still not.
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Apr 14, 2016 7:37PM
Lydia Coutts
Word Nerd Congratulations Word Nerd! We're totally impressed with your linguistic skills! Gotta admit, didn't know Lewis Carroll gave us the word 'chortle'. Nice factoid!
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Apr 15, 2016 2:58AM
Jill Willetts
Word nerd, 78% right, not read some of them so had to guess :-)
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Apr 15, 2016 1:53PM
Nugget Smyth
Nugget Smyth
59% I DON'T LIKE THESE KINDA OF QUIZZES !!!!!!!!!!
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Apr 16, 2016 9:09PM
Ed Bona
I only remembered Alex in a clockwork orange.
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Apr 19, 2016 6:25AM
Norma Broadstock
67%
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May 1, 2016 4:42PM
Kristina D Findora
Wth ! Did I just take... I guess literature is my weakness. Lol
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May 5, 2016 10:32AM
Betty Schierloh Morgan Singer
Betty Schierloh Morgan Singer
Have you read any of the books?
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May 23, 2016 5:52AM
Cecilia
I don't like this style of puzzle where you just click until you get the right answer ... I got 63% ... I should have done better than this
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Jun 27, 2016 3:01PM
Tomika Crestoni
Tomika Crestoni
Word nerd.
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Jun 28, 2016 10:38AM
Dennis Myers
7 outta 10 knew most of the authors
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Jul 25, 2016 5:06PM
Biswadev Roy Ghatak
Ha ha ha!
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Aug 2, 2016 12:09PM
Bill Coe
Betty Schierloh Morgan Singer I have. As Ian Buda said, "...still not,"
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Aug 7, 2016 5:05AM