Delete a Letter 13Language brain teasers are those that involve the English language. You need to think about and manipulate words and letters.
Each pair of definitions is for two words, where the second word is the first word with a letter deleted (example: brand & band). The length of the first word in each pair is provided, along with the position of the deleted letter to obtain the second word.
1) a gentle push with the elbow (5 letters) & (delete 4th letter) unclothed
2) to break or wrench apart (6 letters) & (delete 1st letter) beneath
3) to catch sight of something, especially distant or obscure (6 letters) & (delete 3rd letter) to speak out against strongly and openly
4) to be engaged in activity (4 letters) & (delete 3rd letter) to purchase
Answer1) nudge & nude
2) sunder & under
3) descry & decry
4) busy & buy
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