Friday, December 15, 2006

The Christmas Quiz

The Christmas Quiz. Translate each of the following statements into recognizable English and you will have a common saying or song.
Move hitherward the entire assembly of those who are loyal in their belief. (O Come All Ye Faithful)

Listen, the celestial messengers produce harmonious sounds. (Hark the Herald Angels Sing)

Nocturnal time span of unbroken quiet. (Silent Night)

Embellish the interiors passageways .(Deck The Halls)

An emotion excited by the acquisition or expectation of good given to the terrestrial sphere. (Joy to the World)

Emerald hued brachial coverings. (Greensleeves)

Twelve o’clock on a clement night witnessed its arrival. (It came upon a midnight Clear)

The Christmas proceedings all others (The First Noel)

Small municipality in Judea Southeast of Jerusalem. (O Little Town of Bethlehem)

Diminutive masculine master if skin covered percussionistic cylinders. (The Little Drummer Boy)

Omnipotent supreme being who elicits respite to ecstatic distinguished males. (God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen)

Tranquility upon the terrestrial sphere. (Peace on Earth)

Obese personification fabricated of compressed mounds of minute crystals. (Frosty the Snowman)

Expectation of arrival to populated area by mythical, masculine perennial gift giver. (Santa Claus is Coming to Town)

Natal celebration devoid of color. (White Christmas)

In awe of nocturnal time span characterized by religion. (Oh Holy Night)

Geographic state of fantasy during the season of mother natures dormancy. (Winter Wonderland)

The first person nominative plural of a triumvirate of far east heads of state. (We Three Kings of Orient Are)

Tintinnabulation of vacillating pendulums in inverted, metallic, resonant cups. (Jingle Bells)

In a distant location the existence of an impoverished unit of newborn children’s slumber furniture. (Away in a manger)

Wretched, contemptible, misanthropic hermit living on Mount Crumpet (You’r a Mean One Mr. Grinch)

Proceed to witness upon geological alpine formation. (Go Tell it On the Mountain)

A four legged, sled pulling, bark eating forest dweller of German decent with a ruby hued nasal aperture.

(Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer)

Jovial Yuletide desired for the second person singular or plural by the first person. ( I wish you a Merry Christmas)

Thanks to Ann Vine for getting John McC's Quiz

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