A PUZZLE FOR SMART PEOPLE (& you folks who like quizzes)

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by MRSH, Feb 16, 2009.

  1. MRSH

    MRSH Supporting Member

    [FONT=&quot]See if you can figure out what these words have in common.

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    [FONT=&quot]Banana
    Dresser
    Grammar
    Potato
    Revive
    Uneven
    Assess[/FONT]
     
  2. DannyCollin

    DannyCollin Member

    If you add the 1st letter of each to the end of the word, they become palindromic.

    BananaB
    DresserD
    GrammarG
    PotatoP
    ReviveR
    UnevenU
    AssessA
     
  3. mikelyons

    mikelyons Supporting Member

    They have each got at least one doubled letter?
     
  4. JesTperfect!

    JesTperfect! Member

    Is it that there are no words that rhyme with them?
     
  5. JesTperfect!

    JesTperfect! Member

    Scratch that!! Survice rhymes with revive.
    I'm not as clever as I hoped!
     
  6. dyl

    dyl Active Member

    No it doesn't!

    ;)
     
  7. mjwarman

    mjwarman Member

    I think that DannyCollin got in there first!!! :clap:
     
  8. jockinafrock

    jockinafrock Active Member

    I get palindromic every Friday night...! :oops:
     
  9. JesTperfect!

    JesTperfect! Member

    I meant 'survive'!
     
  10. Bayerd

    Bayerd Active Member

    and there was me thinking that if you removed the first letter you'd have a palindrome........
     
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  12. jockinafrock

    jockinafrock Active Member

    Touche...! So what was the answer the poster expected? Add or Take Away? ;)
     
  13. MRSH

    MRSH Supporting Member

    The answer I was given was to add the letter at the end. So, DannyColin was spot on. ;)
     

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