Do you know your jandals from your babbelas and your tekkies? Test your trav-ocabulary. There are upwards of 7,000 languages spoken in the world today, but even experienced travelers may find themselves puzzled by slang. Take this quiz to test your trav-ocabulary IQ.

Main image: South African Tourism

About the author

Lauren MackLauren Mack has traveled to 40 countries on five continents, including Cuba, New Zealand, Peru and Tanzania. For many years, she called China, and then Taiwan, home. Countries at the beginning of the alphabet, particularly Antarctica, Argentina and Australia are on her travel bucket list. Lauren is a multimedia travel and food journalist and explorer based in New York City.

Explore more articles