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Give an Inch, Take a Mile

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

 

Puzzle ID:#21278
Fun:*** (2.84)
Difficulty:*** (2.94)
Category:Language
Submitted By:cnmne*us*****
Corrected By:cnmne

 

 

 



Change MILE to INCH by changing one letter at a time. Each change must produce a valid word in the English language. But there is a catch. You must make the change by going through YARD and FOOT. No word can be used more than once.

MILE ----> YARD ----> FOOT ----> INCH


Answer

MILE <
MIRE
MARE
CARE
CARD
YARD <
WARD
WORD
FORD
FOOD
FOOT <
MOOT
MOST
MAST
MASH
MACH
EACH
ETCH
ITCH
INCH <

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