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Fun With Old Words
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First and only attempt!

“Remarkable!!

Hello there Professor!
You got the highest score this test can possibly offer. It means you knew ALL (or at least 99.9%) of these unknown and forgotten English words.
You have an obsession with books and words which goes perfectly with your imaginative and innovative personality. There is a 95% chance you are an introvert.
And you definitely have a gift with words.”

I had to guess on several, based on known elements of the word, and a fair number of them I did legitimately know.

Either:
1. The test is broken.
2. I’m a really good guesser.


Keepin’ the “B” in BLF

Don wrote:
It sounds like the XM LEDs won’t really be suitable for flashlight use. Pity…

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Or, 3. You are an old fart like me! I got the same result. I am a word nerd though.

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has to be broken….

Remarkable!!

Hello there Professor!
You got the highest score this test can possibly offer. It means you knew ALL (or at least 99.9%) of these unknown and forgotten English words.
You have an obsession with books and words which goes perfectly with your imaginative and innovative personality. There is a 95% chance you are an introvert.
And you definitely have a gift with words.

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I know only word “ruckus” but got “Remarkable” too!!
 
High possible, it’s broken.

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I guessed on too many for this to be correct.

I want to do it again and guess on ALL, readomly.

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Hmm…
I like languages too, but i took some wild guesses there, but they say i’m an English professor too…
I think the test is broken..

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5” parabolic reflector (for recoil light)

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‘Gobbledegook’ was a funny one. Smile

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It’s rigged—I want to see the answers

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100% broken. I got the same result and purposefully chose a few incorrectly. Still though, it was fun to see some of those old words.

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Okay… that’s good to know. Now I feel less good about myself. Sick


Keepin’ the “B” in BLF

Don wrote:
It sounds like the XM LEDs won’t really be suitable for flashlight use. Pity…

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keltex78 wrote:
1. The test is broken.
Yeah, sorry. It inflates the result. I got the ‘English Professor’ at first try.
I tried again and deliberately clicked wrong answers and still got ‘English Ph.D.’
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Yeah, what a disappointment. I re-did it and made errors purposefully and scored as an English PhD. Sorry I posted this. Ughh

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MtnDon wrote:
Yeah, what a disappointment. I re-did it and made errors purposefully and scored as an English PhD. Sorry I posted this. Ughh

Why I think it’s cool—-I sent a link to all my friends that know too much—-HaHa

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MtnDon wrote:
Yeah, what a disappointment. I re-did it and made errors purposefully and scored as an English PhD. Sorry I posted this. Ughh
Don’t. I felt like a genius for a few moments. Not happening too often LOL
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“English Professor”

Shoot. I must be getting old. There were a bunch of words at the end that I thought were still commonly used.

I’m going to go get a Beer now…

EDIT – okay I just read the rest of this thread. IC it’s rigged. But still it doesn’t my “revelation” Sad

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Look into the mirror. You’ve been punked. And me too.
But it sure looks good on your resume. Grad

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yeah, I’m a professor too. I very much believe that this test like many others, was created to stroke one’s ego .. Sick

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I always get the same result with ANY test I have done so far:

“Seek help immediately!”

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Yep, it’s crap, I’m a professor too (although I did minor in English Lit at UTK)

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It was a “Lilly-dilly” Silly

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The test iz gobbledegook Big Smile

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Im a professer to Big Smile

If any one fills inclanated thay should putt together a list off the werds and they’re corect meenings. Silly

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Looks like I am brilliant also……. it has to be broken. Facepalm .. Big Smile

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mapache wrote:
Im a professer to Big Smile

If any one fills inclanated thay should putt together a list off the werds and they’re corect meenings. Silly


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I gots one heck of a score! I got “flashlight nerd”

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“Outstanding!!!

You are officially our favorite Doctor!
You knew almost every word in this test and when you didn’t know it, you used your English skills to cleverly guess the correct answer.

This means that the size of your English vocabulary is huge and you probably LOVE to read. You must be observant, introspective, self-disciplined, and mature.”

I just clicked the first one each time. Hummmm. I thing the pompous test is goobldegook.

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Old word perhaps but gobbledygook is used in the 24th century by Captain Picard Cool

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I scored remarkable PROFESSOR Big Smile

ETA: ..should have read this entire thread first…now I’m a dumb ass… LOL

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Did an OCD, online test and got a VERY SIMILAR result! Hahahahha… (And I’m hardly OCD in my opinion. lol… )

hIKARInoob wrote:
I always get the same result with ANY test I have done so far:

“Seek help immediately!”

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Participation prize inflation.

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