-ology Word Game

Can you give the correct name for “the study of” these topics? There are some unusual ones!

  1. What do you call the study of Birds?
    2. Blood?
    3. Chinese language and culture?
    4.  Coins? 
    5.  Color?
    6. Words and language forms?
    7.  Gestures and facial expression? 
    8. Sounds of speech?
    9. Sermon writing?
    10. Human knowledge?
    11. Immunity to disease?
    12. Elections?
    13. Flags? 
    14. Folk music?
    15. Insects?
    16. Word origins?
    17. Wine and wine making?

The answers are below. No peeking before you give it a good try.

 

 

 

Answers

  1. Ornithology
  2. Hematology
  3. Sinology 
  4. Numismatics
  5. Chromatics
  6. Semantics
  7. Kinesics
  8. Phonetics
  9. Homiletics
  10. Epistemology
  11. Immunology
  12. Psephology
  13. Vexillology
  14. Ethnomusicology
  15. Entomology
  16. Etymology
  17. Oenology