Quiz: 90% of Americans Don’t Know the Meaning of These 22 Foreign Phrases

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If you are a frequent user of foreign phrases, take this quiz right now to see how well you really know the meaning behind the things you're saying!

 Jul 01, 2020

1 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Hasta la Vista
You lift me up
See you later
Until tomorrow

2 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Mazel Tov
Hello
Praise the Lord
Congratulations

3 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Joie de vivre
Joy of living
Enjoy this meal
Justice for all

4 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Mi casa, su casa
My home is your home
Case closed
Let's eat

5 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Konichiwa
Thank you
Good luck
Hello

6 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Que sera, sera
Life is a box of chocolates
Whatever will be will be
Close the door

7 of 22Define the word/phrase:

C'est la vie!
Thank you
It is the life
Hello and goodbye

8 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Je ne sais quoi
Come away with me
I don't know what
Roam free

9 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Quid pro quo
Another one bites the dust
Nice guys finish last
Something for something

10 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Ad absurdum
To the point of absurdity
Surprise
To love and to hold

11 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Al dente
Before you go
Going full force
Perfectly cooked

12 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Bona fide
Genuine
Valor
Strong

13 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Carpe diem
Follow your heart
A few good men
Seize the day

14 of 22Define the word/phrase:

De facto
I digress
In fact
Not true

15 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Dolce vita
Sweet life
The heart wants what it wants
Caramel life

16 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Faux pas
Father
Embarrassing act or remark
Pass the salt

17 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Ipso facto
I don't believe you
In the previous episode
By that very fact

18 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Laissez-faire
Minimal interference
Truth be told
Hand made

19 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Magnum opus
Follow the bright light
Great work
Insignificant

20 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Mea culpa
My fault
Nice try
You frightened me

21 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Vis-à-vis
The real source
In relation to
Opposite to

22 of 22Define the word/phrase:

Ciao Bella
Hello beautiful
Goodbye friend
My girl
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Foreign phrases certainly add flare to the english language. Sometimes, there just isn't one word (or even an English saying) to fully express what one truly feels or wants to convey. If you frequently use foreign phrases such as these or maybe you're multilingual, then you need to give this quiz a try. Put your foreign phrases knowledge to the test!

If you are ready for today's challenge, sit back and relax, and get ready to take the easiest or maybe the hardest quiz in your life. All are welcomed to take this challenge. If you just need a break from the hectic world around you and from those excel sheets, give this quiz a try. Once you are done, make sure to share your results with all your friends and family. If you still keep in touch with your English teacher, then you definitely need to share this with them!