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Wassail

This quiz will teach you a lot about wassail!


 

Quiz ID:#18950
Fun:** (1.94)
Difficulty:** (1.96)
Category:Other
Created By:ShadowsAca*!

 

 

 



#1   The word "wassail" originated from the Anglo-Saxon phrase "wæs hal" or the Norse variation of the same phrase, "ves heill".




#2   "Wassail" is sometimes used as a toast when drinking to someone's health.




#3   "The Wassail Song" is a Christmas carol that celebrates the New Year.




#4   The chorus of "The Wassail Song" starts like this: "__________ come to you, / And to you your wassail, too".






#5   The "Gloucestershire Wassail" is a traditional carol that dates back to the Middle Ages.




#6   The first verse of the "Gloucestershire Wassail" starts like this: "Wassail, wassail all over the town / Our _____ it is white and our _____ it is brown".




#7   The first verse of the "Gloucestershire Wassail" continues like this: "Our _____ it is made of the white maple tree / With the wassailing _____, we'll drink to thee".

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#8   What kind of a drink is wassail? (Pick the best answer.)





#9   The Orchard-Visiting wassail is a practice very similar to caroling.




#10   The Orchard-Visiting wassail is usually held on Old Twelfth Night, or _______.






 

 


   



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