Brain Teasers
Brain Teasers Trivia Mentalrobics Games Community
Personal Links
Submit a Teaser
Your Favorites
Your Watchlist
Browse Teasers
All

Cryptography
Group
Language
Letter-Equations
Logic
Logic-Grid
Math
Mystery
Optical-Illusions
Other
Probability
Rebus
Riddle
Science
Series
Situation
Trick
Trivia

Random
Daily Teasers
Search Teasers

Advanced Search
Add to Google Add to del.icio.us

More ways to get Braingle...

Ask the Asterisk

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

 

Puzzle ID:#8227
Fun:*** (2.79)
Difficulty:*** (2.9)
Category:Language
Submitted By:Bobbrt*****

 

 

 



In the following five sentences, six consecutive letters and an unknown number of spaces have been replaced with an asterisk. The six letters will make up a common word. For example, given "A special West Point insignia is placed on the front o*t's uniform," the solution would be "FACADE" (...oF A CADEt's...). Can you guess the five words?

1. Though I found the corned beef ha*ible, I polished off a whole plate of meatloaf.
2. A skilled grade school teacher will convert a b*ood time.
3. A lovely ja*n carpet with complimentary turquoise trim ran the extent of the hallway.
4. At the beginning of the camping trip, the sc*ched their initials into a large boulder.
5. The winegrower thought the area near the gorge would be the perfect spot fo*yard.




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
   



Users in Chat : None 

Online Now: 9 users and 492 guests

Copyright © 1999-2014 | Updates | FAQ | RSS | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise

Custom Search





Sign In A Create a free account