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A Word Progression...

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


Puzzle ID:#795
Fun:*** (2.54)
Difficulty:** (1.92)
Submitted By:Phyllis*****!
Corrected By:jntrcs




The following words have a logical progression:
toothsome, forecast, sixteen, atonal.

Which of the following words would come next in this progression?
summer, boat, tenderness, typical

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Apr 01, 2002

well done!
Apr 22, 2002

Sorry but still i couldn't get it.
Apr 22, 2002

fine thing!!
Apr 22, 2002

fine thing!!
Apr 22, 2002

hint gave it away, but i would have gotten it anyway
Apr 22, 2002

Very clever! well done my son! lol
Apr 22, 2002

I was leaning towards the letter count. Nine, Eight, Seven, Six...
Jun 05, 2002

it could be typical, since all of the first words have an l in them, but it is the only other word that does.
Jun 16, 2002

Hey Paranoid, where is the letter l in "toothsome, forecast and sixteen"?
Jun 03, 2006

Yeah, i thought it was the letter count aswell...

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