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Twist and Turn

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


Puzzle ID:#50102
Fun:*** (2.57)
Difficulty:** (2)
Submitted By:eighsseAus******




The homographs and homonyms of English make our language fun.
I am a word, and if you see me, friends around me being none,
Potentially your understanding's something that I might impair.
You may just be inclined to think I am a movement of the air.

And if you hear my name pronounced, you could believe someone complained;
But when you see my yesterday, it's possible you'll think of pain.
However, I am none of those; my meaning is to turn or twist.
So do you know my name? It shouldn't take a rocket scientist!

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