The pool of words contains the missing middles of the answer words. Of course these words are anagrammed and in alphabetical order. The answer words all begin and end with the same letters from the letter list shown below.
Example: If the pool included the word "slap" and "E" was available, the word "elapse" could be created.
None of the answer words are plural
A C D E H L N R S T Y
corn dram euro lane mean need rile taut tear teas tine
Did you ever stop to think and then forget to start again?