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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:17 am
by NickM
NickM wrote:Still with opera, what is the masculine equivalent of a prima donna?


Any Italian speakers on here?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:42 am
by petewins57
Simon Cowell?
:)

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 12:37 pm
by Chris
Primo Carnera?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:16 pm
by NickM
One word is correct, Chris.

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Oct 01, 2013 11:07 am
by NickM
Going to call time on this one. The answer was primo uomo.

Let's see if we can get going again with this.

Known by a nickname which refers to his origins, which famous painter was born in Crete in1541?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Oct 01, 2013 12:28 pm
by Chris
Domenicos Theotocopolis (sp?), aka 'El Greco'

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Oct 01, 2013 10:46 pm
by NickM
Yes, indeed.

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Wed Oct 02, 2013 12:32 pm
by Chris
TX. So here's another...

Under what name did a sibling of Simone, Giovanni, and Antonio di Vanni Filipepi find fame?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 10:58 am
by Chris
OK, being more explicit, the painter Sandro Filipepi is better known under what name?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:05 pm
by NickM
Botticelli