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In this teaser you have been given two (2) clues in each line. Each word differs by only one (1) letter, which..........

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In this teaser you have been given two (2) clues in each line. Each word differs by only one (1) letter, which I have given you. Your task is to discover the answers to the clues provided. The order of the letters does not change.

Example:

Remove _ _ _ I _ _ / _ _ _ U _ _ Justify

Answer:

E X C (I) S E / E X C (U) S E

  1. specialist _ _ _ E _ _ / _ _ _ O _ _ ship

  2. hull _ _ L _ _ / _ _ N _ _ indulgence

  3. scorch S _ _ _ _ / T _ _ _ _ slight colouration

  4. soft spread _ U _ _ _ _ / _ I _ _ _ _ grievous

posted Nov 28, 2016 by Anuradha Tabyal

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  1. expert / export

  2. bilge / binge

  3. singe / tinge

  4. butter / bitter

answer Nov 30, 2016 by Tejas Naik



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