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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:#49604
Fun:*** (2.76)
Difficulty:* (1)
Category:Language
Submitted By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



Some words can be used as both nouns and adjectives. In this teaser, you will be given a definition. That definition can be replaced by a single word that is used twice, once as an adjective, the other as a noun.

For example: "a 12 inch podiatrist specialty" is a "foot foot".

Given the following four definitions, what are the corresponding doublets?

1) a calm hospital visitor
2) a courageous Apache warrior
3) a frigid viral infection
4) a healthy source of water


Answer

1) patient patient
2) brave brave
3) cold cold
4) well well

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Comments

Marpleen*
Sep 26, 2012

Good but easy.

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