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Find the Wrong Word #2

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

 

Puzzle ID:#26967
Fun:*** (2.8)
Difficulty:* (1.08)
Category:Language
Submitted By:fishmedAus******mod

 

 

 



The following sentences contain a wrong word. This word can be fixed by first deciding which word is wrong. Second, replace the word with a synonym. Lastly, replace the new word with a homophone and the sentence should now make sense.

Example: Did you comb your rabbit?

Wrong word: Rabbit
Synonym : Hare
Homophone: Hair

Corrected sentence: Did you comb your hair?

1. This recipe calls for two cups of blossom.
2. I scarlet that book last year.
3. Footwear fly! Don't land on that pie.


Answer

1. Blossom - flower - flour
2. Scarlet - red - read
3. Footwear - shoe - shoo

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