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Naming Names II

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

 

Puzzle ID:#27899
Fun:**** (3.1)
Difficulty:** (1.74)
Category:Language
Submitted By:peppamintp*us****

 

 

 



In each equation below, part of a common name has been replaced with a definition for a word that is contained within that name. By answering the definition and completing the equation, you will find the name.
(Ric + difficult = ric + hard = Richard)

1. Put on clothes + ald
2. Fishing pole + ney
3. P+ make a mistake + y
4. Be in debt + n
5. That girl + r + adult guy
6. D + eager
7. B + lease an apartment



Answer

1. Don + ald = Donald
2. Rod + ney = Rodney
3. P + err + y = Perry
4. Owe + n = Owen
5. She + r + man = Sherman
6. D + avid = David
7. B + rent = Brent

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