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Xchanging It. . .

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

 

Puzzle ID:#43266
Fun:*** (2.59)
Difficulty:** (1.43)
Category:Language
Submitted By:snowmonsterAus***mod!!

 

 

 



Change one letter in each of the following words to an X to create a new word. The letters you change, in order, will spell something marked by an X.

1) tenon
2) bored
3) flue
4) neat
5) twist
6) lou
7) later
8) foe





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Comments

markmonninAus*
Oct 06, 2008

This is quite clever and fun, but your explanation of how to solve the problems gave me the answer to all of them. Perhaps if you'd scramble the order, it'd be more of a challenge.
snowmonsterAus*
Oct 06, 2008

Good observation - If I do another teaser like this, I will be sure to remember this advise! Thanks!
xmumgb*
Oct 21, 2008

Reader's Digest. October 2008.
Their title was X Marks the Spot.
snowmonsterAus*
Oct 21, 2008

Very observant. . . . . thanks for pointing that out!
bradon182001*us*
Apr 19, 2009

Fun teaser. I got most of them, but not all. Thanks for posting.
EzhilsahaAin*
Jan 18, 2014

Really great.....

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