Each of these is a quiz question in its own right, but the answers connect to a common theme, which could be anything from plumb straightforward to bizarrely lateral
1 What word that means ‘throw’ is also an abbreviation for ‘Charles’? 2 In Tennessee Williams’ play A Streetcar Named Desire, what is the first name of Stanley’s wife?
3 In George Orwell’s prescient novel 1984 which ‘older sibling’ is always watching you?
4 What word means an explosive device and also a movie that’s an utter failure?
5 What do you see on a liquid’s surface that tells you it’s effervescent?