Delete a Letter 14Language brain teasers are those that involve the English language. You need to think about and manipulate words and letters.
Each pair of definitions is for two words, where the second word is the first word with a letter deleted (example: brand & band). The length of the first word in each pair is provided, along with the position of the deleted letter to obtain the second word.
1) firmament (6 letters) & (delete 2nd letter) a port or harbor
2) a monster in fairy tales that eats humans (4 letters) & (delete 2nd letter) a natural substance from which metal can be extracted
3) a member of a royal family (6 letters) & (delete 4th letter) cost or charge
4) a marsh or bog (5 letters) & (delete 4th letter) to exchange
Answer1) heaven & haven
2) ogre & ore
3) prince & price
4) swamp & swap
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