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3rd Letter Change #2

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

 

Puzzle ID:#17249
Fun:*** (2.42)
Difficulty:*** (2.19)
Category:Language
Submitted By:kvernphil*****
Corrected By:scoutman

 

 

 



Change the third letter of each of the words below to create another valid word. When doing so, the new letters will reveal a seven letter word when read downward. What now reads TNALSNL will be a real word.

MUTE
DINE
TRAP
PEAL
CASE
LANE
MELT




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Comments

scoutman*us*
Apr 05, 2004

Pelt can only change to peel if you change more than the third letter. You could use peal instead of pelt. Otherwise, it's a good teaser.
Palsha**
Apr 05, 2004

The hint basically told the answer...
kvernphil**
Apr 06, 2004

oos! guess it got by the editors too! That was supposed to be PEET. My bad. I suck.

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