or mud cat
[ muhd-kat ]
/ ˈmʌdˌkæt /
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
Origin of mudcat
1810–20, Americanism; mud + cat1
Words nearby mudcat
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Example sentences from the Web for mudcat
Then he say, 'The next is a mudcat; this kind of a fish likes dark trashy places.
Then he wired to the headquarters of the railroad company telling them to send a man to Mudcat Landing to take his place.Poor White|Sherwood Anderson
British Dictionary definitions for mudcat
/ (ˈmʌdˌkæt) /
any of several large North American catfish living in muddy rivers, esp in the Mississippi valley
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