Pin on the Tail!Language brain teasers are those that involve the English language. You need to think about and manipulate words and letters.
As a child, you may have played the blindfold game of "Pin the Tail on the Donkey". In each part of this teaser, you are given two definitions for words. You must add one letter to the rear of the first word to make the second word. To help you, the number of letters in each word is given in parentheses.
Sharpens, True (5, 6)
Roll, Tap Lightly (3, 4)
Adequate, Separate (3, 4)
Transit, Chest Area (3, 4)
Vehicle, Conveyance (3, 4)
Metal, Color (3, 4)
HintThe "tail" in each case is the same letter!
AnswerSharpens, True - Hones, Honest
Roll, Tap Lightly - Bun, Bunt
Adequate, Separate - Par, Part
Transit, Chest Area - Bus, Bust
Vehicle, Conveyance - Car, Cart
Metal, Color - Tin, Tint
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