Relatives - Hint

Posted by: Jema

Relatives - Hint - 04/19/13 07:37 AM

A la Pandora: In each group below, change one letter in each of the
three words to make three related words. Do not rearrange the letters.
For example, TRICK, MAR, BUT can be changed to TRUCK, CAR, and BUS.

-1. pine, head, slack
-2. liver, pone, lane
-3. job, cheep, flee
-4. tone, sone, nitty
-5. parch, bread, care
-6. spill, quilt, halm
-7. mail, butter, cork
-8. scorn, while, hinter (hint1: think edible; hint2: eat your veggie)
-9. rave, hot, spare
-10. shock, hat, horse

Have fun. wave
Posted by: manxman

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:41 AM

2. river, pond, lake wave
Posted by: BobH

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:42 AM

Manxman beat me to number 2.

10. shack, hut, house
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:45 AM

Yes indeed, Mr. Speedy. smile

Bob, manxman beat you to it. Please try another. welcome to the Puzzle Forum.
Posted by: BobH

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:54 AM

Hi Jema, well, I put my answer while Manxman was adding his then corrected mine while you were writing your response. See above please for my answer to 10.
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:55 AM

5. perch, bream, carp wave
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 08:01 AM

Yes to #10, Bob. thumbsup

Yours is right also, Michele Rose. thumbsup

I can see these are way too easy. grin
Posted by: Redz

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 08:24 AM

3. joy, cheer, glee grin

Good job, Jema bravo
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 08:29 AM

6. still, quiet, calm
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 09:14 AM

4. tune, song, ditty - Nice ones Jema, thanks wave thumbsup

Bernie happydance
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 10:40 AM

3 more good ones. thumbsup

Thanks Redz.

You're welcome, Bernie.

wave
Posted by: curly

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 11:48 AM

7. maid, butler, cook

It's my turn to say thanks for the puzzle Jema.
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 02:05 PM

Curly wave

You're welcome. Small payback for the many hours of fun your puzzles (and those
of the other puzzle makers) have given me. cat
Posted by: GBC

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 05:52 PM

9. rake, hoe, spade
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:10 PM

1. pile, heap, stack

(thanks, Jema!) wave
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/19/13 07:10 PM

Gail thumbsup

Sondi, we posted at the same time. thumbsup and you're welcome.

wave
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 06:25 AM

Hint posted for the last one. wave
Posted by: curly

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 08:42 AM

8. acorn, chile, I need help with the last one.

Hi Jema.
Posted by: Niki

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 09:25 AM

payback from Jema hardwall yes

I can`t do it either curly lol
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 05:02 PM

I added another hint.

Curly, acorn is right. smile

Niki, "payback from Jema." grin
Posted by: BobH

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 08:10 PM

Acorn, White, Winter
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 09:00 PM

You sure squashed that one, Bob. wink
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/20/13 09:30 PM

He sure did, Pandora. lol

thumbsup Bob

Thanks everyone. urock
Posted by: Niki

Re: Relatives - 04/21/13 08:52 AM

Acorn, White, Winter think Please explain `cos I don`t understand cry
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/21/13 09:06 AM

Hi Niki,

They're varieties of squash. wave
Posted by: Niki

Re: Relatives - 04/21/13 06:27 PM

oh I see, thanks Jema, we don`t have them here in the UK wave
Posted by: Jema

Re: Relatives - 04/21/13 06:51 PM

Niki, could they be named something else in the UK? Have you looked at any of the pictures on the internet? wave