Brain Teasers Optical Illusions Puzzle Hunts Codes & Ciphers Mechanical Puzzles
Personal Links
Browse Teasers
Search Teasers


Language brain teasers are those that involve the English language. You need to think about and manipulate words and letters.


Puzzle ID:#12932
Fun:*** (2.3)
Difficulty:*** (3.05)
Submitted By:Codammanus***




The object of these teasers is to figure out a commonly used phrase of two (or more) words. The phrase has omitted from it any letters that the two have in common with each other. The number of missing letters from each appear next to the word. (In this group, there is one where the ENTIRE WORD has been omitted). A hint has been included to round it out.


DOY(2) BA(1) + "Leftovers to go"= DOGGY BAG

Got it? Good! Now try these:

1. CAL(4) NTT(5) GOU(2) + "Together for specific action" =

2. CURR(3) VS(4) + "Timely Topics" =

3. BKT(3) C(3) + "Worn out terribly" =

4. TRMA(4) SS(5) + "Recovery=Mission Impossible" =

5. PR(5) [Entire Word Omitted](5) + "Is.Now." =

What Next?


See another brain teaser just like this one...

Or, just get a random brain teaser

If you become a registered user you can vote on this brain teaser, keep track of
which ones you have seen, and even make your own.


Back to Top

Online Now
8 users and 574 guests

Users In Chat
Follow Braingle!
Fold 'N Fly Paper Airplanes
Easy to follow folding instructions and videos.
Copyright © 1999-2017 | FAQ | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise | Braingle Time: 3:56 am
Sign In Create a free account