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_OMI_

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

 

Puzzle ID:#9737
Fun:*** (2.96)
Difficulty:** (1.82)
Category:Language
Submitted By:lesternoronha1****
Corrected By:bookwrmKP

 

 

 



Can you complete this grid of letters? Each line is a valid 5 letter word with its first and last letters missing. The missing letters form a word when read downwards and the same word appears both at the start and at the end. What is the missing word?

_OMI_
_EVE_
_ROM_
_OAK_
_ATC_




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Comments

Smithy*en*
Aug 24, 2003

Good puzzle lester!
seanlandrewsAus*
Aug 29, 2006

Really fun, great teaser!
hugh_Jass*
Nov 28, 2008

had to think a bit but then got into the groove. Nicely done.
crazy10manAus*
Nov 28, 2008

I _ov_ it! Nicely done!
doeheadAus*
Nov 28, 2008

Good one.
NDYApeacockAin*
Nov 28, 2008

fun teaser!
I only got LEVEL, SOAKS, & HATCH
JimmymoAie*
Nov 28, 2008

Great one. Took a couple minutes but got it. Fun on a slow Friday!
bradon182001*us*
Nov 28, 2008

Very good teaser. After careful thought, i gave up. Nicely done. Thanks for posting.
avonmaAus*
Nov 28, 2008

That was FUN! I got 'em all! Let's do more!
abrainus*
Nov 28, 2008

Very clever!
craniacAus*
Nov 28, 2008

"and the same word appears both at the start and at the end" -- I don't understand this part of the instructions.
craniacAus*
Nov 28, 2008

I think what was meant was "the same letter appears at the beginning and at the end of each word."
auntiesisAus*
Nov 28, 2008

I missed soaks, but still figured out the answer. Lots of fun. Thanks
kasiecom*
Nov 28, 2008

way too
kasiecom*
Nov 28, 2008

way too easy
leroy_h*
Nov 28, 2008

--I DIDNT UNDERSTAND IT!!GUESS IT WAS OVER MY HEAD!!
cacepcAus*
Nov 29, 2008

Very, very well done. Please send more!!
zaya*
Dec 01, 2008

Wow, that was a good one!
Babe*
Nov 28, 2011

Wow! I got it easily and as I have said many times before...I LOVE EASY!! Great one. Thanks!
auntiesisAus*
Nov 28, 2011

Easy, but fun.
Top o' the mornin to ya friends.
gaylewolfAus*
Nov 29, 2011

Great teaser! Thanks for posting!
Hi Friends - have a wonderful day!
Mandy7us*
Nov 29, 2011

not bad not bad



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