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

 

Puzzle ID:#45917
Fun:**** (3.15)
Difficulty:** (1.46)
Category:Language
Submitted By:Zag24Aus****!!
Corrected By:cnmne

 

 

 



This is another of my rhyming word ladders. Most people will have to work forwards and backwards to get all ten words.

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The old adage says to do this again.
Add one, make a city of fame way back when.

OY becomes IP and you'll have a nice fall.
Change I to A and you'll catch it all.

Insert an M: make an invention of Chaplin.
Change T to C and with pain you'll be grapplin'.

Replace second with H: a winner for sure!
Lose second to last: you'll want balm for a cure.

Drop the H to make something to go on your head.
Change one and an adage will leave this thing dead.





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