Word Puzzles

Puzzles:

Word 1

Removing the vowels from the word, WOLF, gives WLF. By replacing the vowels identify the five animals.

CRCDLKNGRRDVRKCPYBRLPHNT

Word 2

What three letter word do the following words have in common?

ACHECAKEGRAMPIPE

Word 3

Each of the five letter words below have the same first and last letter. By finding the missing letters, what five letter word is formed by reading down?

    OMI    
    OYA    
    REN    
    CAR    
    OLY    

Word 4

Each of the words below can be completed by inserting the same three-letter word.

C___TYT___CHS___TER

What is the missing three-letter word?

Word 5

Change the last letter of each word on the left and the first letter of each word on the right to form a new word. The same letter should be used for both words on each line and if done correctly then a five letter word should be formed from these new letters by reading down.

CLOG    FAME
COLT  TIDE
CHIP  GUTS
SLAP  PEEK
HALT  EMIT

Word 6

The letters A to L have been removed from the seven letter words below.

_ A _ _ P O TO _ _ _ Q U E
L _ U _ _ E D_ R O S T _ _

What are the four words?

Word 7

Rearrange the following groups of letters to form three different nine letter vegetables.

GUSOUTABR
ARACALMAN
GETASPESE

Word 8

Most telephone keypads associate letters with the numbers in the following way.

1
 
2
ABC
3
DEF
4
GHI
5
JKL
6
MNO
7
PQRS
8
TUV
9
WXYZ
*
 
0
 
#
 

Using such a designation the sequence 56442 is unabiguously the word, LOGIC. However, some designations have more than one possible mapping; these are called textonyms. For example, 7473 could map to PIPE, RIPE, RISE, or SIRE.

What four words could 74273 be mapped to?

Word 9

What three letter word do the following words have in common?

BREAKHOSTVICARANCHOR

Word 10

What is the missing word?

ENLISTINLETSLISTENSILENT
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