小測驗 — 用英語談論 “填字遊戲” 的有關常識

Do you like the challenge of word games? Crosswords are a classic and are the subject of this quiz.
A quiz about crossword puzzles.

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縱橫交錯的行行列列、巧妙分布的黑白方格…英國人很喜歡這種刊載在報紙上的益智遊戲,它就是 “填字遊戲 crossword”!你喜歡玩填字遊戲嗎?你知道哪些和 “猜謎” 有關的英語表達?做六道小測驗題,掌握相關的英語小常識。

1. Crosswords are commonly called ______.

a) quizzes

b) puzzles

c) riddles

d) mysteries

2. To get the right answers in a crossword you have to read the ______.

a) tips

b) helps

c) suggestions

d) clues

3. Crosswords are arranged in a pattern of words going ______ and ______.

a) across; down

b) sideways; horizontally

c) vertically; upwards

d) downwards; lengthways

4. Some of the questions contain words that are made by rearranging letters to make different words. What are these called?

a) mnemonics

b) acrostics

c) anagrams

d) word searches

5. The person who writes a crossword is known as the ______.

a) creator

b) setter

c) composer

d) author

6. If you complete a crossword, we say that you have ______ it.

a) solved

b) broken

c) explained

d) unscrambled

答案

1) b, 2) d, 3) a, 4) c, 5) b, 6) a.