Letter Exchange / Hint

Posted by: Cue

Letter Exchange / Hint - 01/30/13 08:02 AM

Change one letter in the first word to get the answer to the second. OR, change one letter in the second word to get the answer to the first. No anagramming.

Example: puzzle > card game = poser > poker

-1. build > humus (7)
-2. word after sand > word after sand (5)
-3. brief > taut (5)
-4. tease > thrash (6)
-5. live wire > engine part (6)
-6. portion > vacuum force (7)
-7. subservient > psychological (6)
-8. calm > set (6)
-9. safeguard > cordial (6)
-10. tease > become inflamed (6)
Posted by: curly

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 09:00 AM

3. terse/tense

Hi Cue.
Posted by: Cue

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 11:24 AM

Hi, Remi. Nice start smile
Posted by: manxman

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 11:35 AM

6. section/suction wave
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 11:50 AM

8.Placid/Placed wave
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 12:09 PM

7. menial/mental

wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 12:35 PM

Tic-tac-toe, three in a row thumbsup wave
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 01:23 PM

10. Pester / Fester wave thumbsup

Bernie monky
Posted by: GBC

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 07:22 PM

1. compose/compost
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 07:38 PM

2. paper/piper wave
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/30/13 09:00 PM

9. police/polite smile
Posted by: Kaki's Sister

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/31/13 05:21 AM

4. Beats/tease -e+b
Posted by: Redz

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/31/13 07:07 AM

10. pester/fester grin wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/31/13 07:22 AM

That's four more! bravo

Joan, Bernie beat you to that one frown

Gerry, no anagramming required for this puzzle.
Posted by: Jema

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/31/13 07:34 AM

5. pistol > piston wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Letter Exchange - 01/31/13 07:51 AM

Yes wave
Posted by: Koala

Re: Letter Exchange / Hint - 01/31/13 09:37 PM

4. Banter - Batter

smile
Posted by: Cue

Re: Letter Exchange / Hint - 02/04/13 11:36 AM

Nicely done, Koala thumbsup