For each of the following, find the word which- when placed in the brackets - will complete
the word on the left and start the word on the right.
(i) SL (***) HER
(ii) CUI (****) WY
(iii) SC (***) LE
Given the number of asterisks to represent the number of letters that are to complete the words, left and right, the following are answers:(i ) ANT : SLANT, ANTHER
(ii ) SINE : CUISINE, SINEWY
(iii) AMP : SCAMP, AMPLE
ODY : SCODY, ODYLE
RAY : SCRAY, RAYLE
RUB : SCRUB, RUBLE
SCODY is an informal New Zealand English word for unkempt, dirty.
ODYLE is a hypothetical force that was formerly believed to pervade nature and was used to explain such forces as magnetism, et al.
SCRAY is a Zoological term for the tern or sea swallow. It is also a term used to define a simple container that collects piece goods through a machine process.
RAYLE is an archaic spelling of rail (valid as a SOWPODS Scrabble word).
Edited on July 10, 2015, 10:00 am
Posted by Dej Mar
on 2015-07-10 09:42:53