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Eye Rhymes 3

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


Puzzle ID:#48155
Fun:*** (3.05)
Difficulty:* (0.93)
Submitted By:MarcM1098Aca*****




In each sentence below, two words are incomplete. The two words end in the same three letters, so they look like they should rhyme, but they don't. See if you can figure out the missing letters in each sentence.
Example: One symptom of bronchitis is a ro___ co___. (The two words are: rough & cough.)

1. A pig farmer's job could be called p___ w___.
2. A dog injury could be called a ho___ wo___.
3. For racing, a mixed ho___ is wo___ than a thoroughbred.
4. I he___ your be___ has been shaved into a goatee.


1. pork work
2. hound wound
3. horse worse
4. heard beard


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Dec 06, 2010

"Eye" like your eye rhymes!
Dec 06, 2010

me got dem olll hehe
Dec 06, 2010

Fun one!
Dec 06, 2010

Easy but fun!
Dec 06, 2010

pork work!!! HAR! that is funny!
Dec 06, 2010

This one was such fun. Easy, but made me giggle.
Dec 06, 2010

Yep - I would agree with everyone else. Easy but fun
Dec 06, 2010

Good one!
Dec 07, 2010

I really like these teasers - keep them coming please!
Dec 19, 2010

Another winner, Marc. Thanks for posting.
May 18, 2013

Yup, what Brandon above said I got them all but "pork work", lol, that's cute!
May 18, 2013

oops, Bradon
Dec 06, 2013

I got them all except I needed the hint on pork work.Not on the rest though. It was a fun teaser.
Dec 06, 2013

I really enjoy these-My brain got stuck on a random 'hobble, wobble' idea that didn't fit at all-when I was able to get rid of that idea, the rest fell into place!
Dec 06, 2013

Good puzzle, pretty easy. Two of the answers do rhyme.
Dec 06, 2013

A great teaser as usual Marc. Easy enough to solve but not so easy they don't take some thought.
Dec 06, 2013

I like it! Very clever and fun, and pretty easy.
Dec 06, 2016

I enjoyed this one. I got them all and thought it was fun and clever. Thanks for posting!

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