WONDER #509: Have You Ever Lost Your Marbles?

Question 1 of 3

A phrase whose meaning doesn’t match up with the meaning of the actual words used in the phrase is called a what?

  1. misphrase
  2. idiom
  3. marble
  4. gerund

Question 2 of 3

Long ago, a person’s personal belongings or “stuff” was also known by what nickname?

  1. stuff
  2. belongings
  3. marbles
  4. trash

Question 3 of 3

If someone says he’s losing his marbles, he probably means he’s losing his what?

  1. marbles
  2. toys
  3. cars
  4. mind

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