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  Worksheet: Etymology
Updated 07 February 2002, 12.42
A baby kangaroo
'Kangaroo' - is it really Aboriginal for 'I don't know'?

Where do you think these words came from?
  • adder -
  • atlas -
  • thug -
  • bungalow -
  • crater -
  • genie -
  • limbo -
  • salary -
  • style -
  • pandemonium -
  • papier-mache -
  • vandal -
  • butler -
  • denim -
  • hamburger -
  • ketchup -
  • magazine -
  • monster -



 
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