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Word Jumble 6 - The Gemstone Series

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

 

Puzzle ID:#30139
Fun:*** (2.9)
Difficulty:** (1.45)
Category:Language
Submitted By:brainsterAin******
Corrected By:Winner4600

 

 

 



Unscramble the words below, then take the letters from each word as instructed to form another word that is the answer to this teaser:

MTHEE Take letters 3 & 4
TTLERA Take letters 1 & 2
XETNDE Take letters 1 & 6
AYL Take letter 1

Unscramble the letters you collected... what do you get?


Answer

MTHEE Take letters 3 & 4 - THEME, take E,M
TTLERA Take letters 1 & 2 - RATTLE, take R,A
XETNDE Take letters 1 & 6 - EXTEND, take E,D
AYL Take letter 1, LAY, take L

Unscramble the above to get 'Emerald'.

The Emerald is a bright green gemstone and the word 'Emerald' itself comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'green gemstone'. It is believed to have healing properties and royalty always had their treasure chests filled with emeralds because of this property. The colour green, widely found even in Mother Nature, imparts a feeling of freshness, vividness and clarity to the emerald.

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