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Chain Letters 2

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

 

Puzzle ID:#49807
Fun:*** (2.46)
Difficulty:** (1.92)
Category:Language
Submitted By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



The following two 4x4 grids each contain a 12-letter word. Each word is formed by a chain of letters. A word can begin with any of the letters. The second letter of a word is adjacent (either horizontally, vertically, or diagonally) to the first letter, the third letter is adjacent to the second, and so on. No letter can be used more than once. Four letters in each grid will be unused.

RCSE
OKAO
NPLD
EEIN

XTDM
OERI
AXBO
OMUS



Answer

The words are KALEIDOSCOPE and AMBIDEXTROUS.
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Comments

spikethru4*au*
Apr 19, 2013

Good one. The second one jumped right out at me, but would probably have never got the first.
eighsseAus*
Jul 28, 2013

I agree, the second one was easy, it jumps out without even studying it. The first one, however, took me 5 minutes or so, but I did get it

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