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

 

Puzzle ID:#30142
Fun:*** (2.78)
Difficulty:** (1.14)
Category:Language
Submitted By:brainsterAin******
Corrected By:Winner4600

 

 

 



Given below are five pairs of words. Each pair sounds similar, but have different meanings (they are homonyms). Can you find them?

Go up these to reach another floor - Looks intently at someone/something
Top of a mountain - Aroused interest
Happens with Plumbing - Vegetable
More high - Obtain something on lease
What grows on our head - A rabbit


Answer

Stairs - Stares
Peak - Pique
Leak - Leek
Higher - Hire
Hair - Hare

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