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Homophones Q-S

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

 

Puzzle ID:#50217
Fun:*** (2.47)
Difficulty:* (1.09)
Category:Language
Submitted By:mathisnice*us******

 

 

 



A homophone is one of two or more words that sound the same, but have different definitions. Can you find the five pairs of homophones using the clues given? At least one homophone in each of the five pairs or triplets will begin with the letter Q, R, or S.

1) comes from the sky / controls a horse / period of rule
2) turn over and over / part in a play
3) sunlight / lift up / destroy
4) catch waves / feudal laborer
5) you climb these / looking fixedly




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wolfpackw2*us*
Apr 08, 2014

Number 5 is incorrect. The first one is plural, implied by the clue "these". The second is a present-tense verb. So the answer based on the clues would be stairs/staring, which are not homophones.



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