Jump to content
BrainDen.com - Brain Teasers
  • 0

The Letter Exchange IV


Question

Single-letter changes, anagrams permitted, letter counts given.

Enjoy! :)

1. goes with cotton or vermouth 3

2. close by 4

3. talk like a horse 5

4. swinging joint 6

5. done in from a platform 6

6. beware, Will Robinson! 6

7. made mad 7

8. made mad 7 [oops. Pure anagram here, no letters change.]

9. make amicable 6

10. mini bomb 6 7

11. eats sauce also 6

12. homes to radishes and roses 6

13. caught unawares 6

14. dweebs 5

15. lairs of lions, foxes and iniquity 4

16. finis 3

  • Upvote 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

5 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

1. goes with cotton or vermouth 3 - GIN

2. close by 4 - NIGH

3. talk like a horse 5 - NEIGH

4. swinging joint 6 HINGES

5. done in from a platform 6 -

6. beware, Will Robinson! 6 - DANGER

7. made mad 7 - ANGERED

8. made mad 7 - ENRAGED

9. make amicable 6 -

10. mini bomb 6 - ... GRENADE is 7

11. eats sauce also 6 - GANDER

12. homes to radishes and roses 6 GARDEN

13. caught unawares 6 SNARED

14. dweebs 5 NERDS

15. lairs of lions, foxes and iniquity 4 DENS

16. finis 3 END

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Wow, twice as mad...uh oh... :unsure:

1. gin

2. nigh (yes, this archaic word I actually know...and even use sometimes...but then again I am writing a fantasy novel...)

3. neigh

4. hinged

5. hanged (by the neck until dead)

6. danger (okay, admittedly I googled that one...)

7. angered/enraged

12. garden

13. snared

14. nerds

15. dens

16. end (c'est finis)

Edit: Lol...WoS posted right before me...and about 7/8 they contain the exact same letters so I thought it has to be a different word...

Edited by Yoruichi-san
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Yeah, good going WoS and Y-San.

I corrected the word count and the pure anagram step in OP

And was going to add a clue [watch verb tense] for 9.

But plainglazed tied a bow on it. :)

I wonder if giving the letter count takes away some of the fun?

Oh, and Y-San, 6 was def made to be Googled.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Answer this question...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...