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With Or Without "u"

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

 

Puzzle ID:#49552
Fun:*** (2.63)
Difficulty:** (1.94)
Category:Language
Submitted By:ThinksForFun*

 

 

 



For each set of clues below, find a pair of words matching the respective clues which have the same spelling except for a "u" which is present in only one of the words.
For example, if the clues were "learned where something is / affectionate" then the answer would be "found / fond".

1) an example of business or dress attire / be seated
2) feeling pleasure about something good that you have done / to give a quick push with your finger
3) something that holds together / obligated
4) a lump of earth / to make obscure or indistinct
5) a type of car / manage


Answer

1) suit / sit
2) proud / prod
3) bond / bound
4) clod / cloud
5) coupe / cope

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Comments

koin_era345tus*
Aug 06, 2012

Pretty good. I got the first two, then kinda gave up.

Nice.
CaramellAen*
Aug 07, 2012

Suit/Sit
Proud/prod
bond/bound
clod/cloud
coupe/cope

(I will check the answers after.)



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