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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:#46637
Fun:*** (2.8)
Difficulty:* (0.96)
Submitted By:MarcM1098Aca*****




When you curtail a word, you remove the last letter and still have a valid word. You will be given clues for the two words, longer word first.
Example: Begin -> Heavenly body
Answer: The words are Start and Star.

1. Belonging to him -> Informal greeting
2. Accomplishes; performs -> Female deer
3. Evaluate; measure -> Donkeys
4. Royal girl -> Royal boys
5. Tree parts -> Depart
6. Unnecessary -> Sewing instruments
7. Prairies -> Undecorated
8. Alloy of copper and zinc -> Woman's undergarments

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Apr 02, 2010

Too easy, but fun.
May 03, 2010

I love these teasers. Simple enough that with some thought i can get it, but hard enough that it stops me for a few seconds.. i love it..exactly what the brain ordered!
May 03, 2010

I agree with Bear01!
May 03, 2010

Make that 3 to agree with bear. Very good teaser.
May 03, 2010

Bear, you demand a good teaser - you de man!

feeling silly today!

Loved the teaser!
May 03, 2010

Good one.
May 03, 2010

I agree with Bear!
May 03, 2010

Too, too easy.
May 03, 2010

Although this one was apparently meant for the pre-teen set in difficulty, it's OK to ease up on the brain pre-coffee!
May 03, 2010

I like these! I don't care if they are easy, I think they are fun. And it is interesting to see how many words can fit these types of brain teasers! Keep them coming!
May 03, 2010

Good Teaser...
May 03, 2010

Pretty good. Rather easy.

Asses. Lol.

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