Yes, Cap'n!Language brain teasers are those that involve the English language. You need to think about and manipulate words and letters.
Each of the two sentences below can be rephrased to include all three forms of a triple homophone. The two sentences have nothing to do with each other -- they each represent a different homophone triplet.
For example (though this is only a double homophone): "The ceremony was the correct one." can be rephrased as "It was the right rite."
1. Yes, Cap'n, my ocular organ was lost some time ago.
2. I was familiar with the recently-acquired wildebeest.
Bonus question: What is unusual about these two homophone triplets?
Answer1. Aye, Cap'n, I lost my eye some time ago. (Aye, I, Eye)
2. I knew the new gnu. (Knew, New, Gnu)
Bonus: These are the only homophone triplets where all three words in the set start with a different letter.
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