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Etiquette and Languages observes how people relate to each other through behaviors and speech. Find information on topics like tipping, sign language, good manners and slang.


There Their They're: The Homonym Quiz

There Their They're: The Homonym Quiz

Do you know your homonyms? Test your knowledge of the linguistic soundalikes with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Hardest Words to Spell Quiz

The Hardest Words to Spell Quiz

Are your spelling skills up to par? Test your knowledge of the hardest words to spell with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Commonly Misspelled Words Quiz

The Commonly Misspelled Words Quiz

Is spelling your strong suit? Test your knowledge of commonly misspelled words with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Restroom Etiquette Rules People Are Constantly Breaking Quiz

The Restroom Etiquette Rules People Are Constantly Breaking Quiz

Do you know which etiquette rules people frequently break in restrooms? Test your knowledge with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Famous Quotes & Misquotes Quiz

The Famous Quotes & Misquotes Quiz

Famous quotes can motivate and inspire, but many movie and real-life quotes are morphed over time. See if you can spot the misquotes at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Words We All Misuse Quiz

The Words We All Misuse Quiz

We've all misused words at one time or another, but there are some words that trip people up more than others. Test yourself at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Grammar Genius or Goon?

Grammar Genius or Goon?

Its two common for smart people too make grammar mistakes. Prove your grammatical prowess with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What language is spoken here?

What language is spoken here?

There are many languages (popular and obscure) out there — do you know all of them? Prove your linguistic prowess by taking our quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

There's a Name for That? The Obscure Word Quiz

There's a Name for That? The Obscure Word Quiz

Think you can pass our obscure word quiz? Test your knowledge to see if you know your caruncles from your dactylions. See more »

10 Historical Words That Don't Mean What You Think

10 Historical Words That Don't Mean What You Think

There is more than one historical word that people use incorrectly. View 10 historical words that don't mean what you think to get informed. See more »