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Brain Teaser 1

Brain Teaser 1

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Published by: JolieBelle on Sep 04, 2013
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Brain Teaser 1 Take the given words, and by moving a single letter from one word to the other

, make a pair of synonyms, or near synonyms. For example, given: Boast - Hip, move the 's' from 'Boast' to 'Hip' creating two synonyms: Boat - Ship.

1. Our - Start 2. Strip - Tumble 3. Clause - Idea 4. Cash - Broom 5. Plight – Lam Inside each set of the following words, there are a pair of smaller words. By putting & between them, lo & behold, you'll make a familiar phrase. For example, "Thighbone/Swallowtail" conceals "High & Low." 1. Skyrocketing/Trolleyman 2. Thermometer/Apoplexy 3. Delaware/Bordering 4. Surprised/Trashiness 5. Throughout/Stumblebum

Find out what the animals are! (for example, "To run away or escape" could be a "flea") 1. hair-control foam 2. very exposed 3. tellin' falsities 4. a lamenting cry 5. a dull person 6. a precious or loved one 7. first you get a parking ticket, then you get this 8. these make up a chain

Feed, good, and kiss are 3 examples of words with double letters. Use the clues and fill in the blanks to find words with consecutive double letters. Remember, these words have 2 sets of double letters in a row! 1. It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a... B _ _ _ _ _ N 2. Body modification. T _ _ _ _ O 3. A Group of people. C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E 4. Acuteness or acumen. K______S 5. Kangaroos, dingos, and kookaburras! C _ _ _ E

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