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Clothes “making” the man

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ANSWER

Only one colour, but not one size,
Stuck at the bottom, yet easily flies,
Present in sun, but not in rain,
Doing no harm, and feeling no pain.

are you ready?

the answer is……………….

A SHADOW

a pink hippopotamus, close…very close.. 🙂

:-), come on, give it a try…I am counting on you!



Only one colour, but not one size,

Stuck at the bottom, yet easily flies,

Present in sun, but not in rain,

Doing no harm, and feeling no pain.

ANSWER

The answer to:

What English word is nine letters long, and can remain an English word at each step as you remove one letter at a time, right down to a single letter. List the letter you remove each time and the words that result at each step.



The word is “startling.” Remove the “l” and it becomes starting. Then remove the “t” and it is staring. The rest of the changes are as follows: string – sting – sing – sin – in – and finally, I.


RIDDLE ME THIS – Thurs

RIDDLE ME THIS

What English word is nine letters long, and can remain an English word at each step as you remove one letter at a time, right down to a single letter. List the letter you remove each time and the words that result at each step.


This one might make your head hurt..

RIDDLE ME THIS

Brad stared through the dirty soot-smeared window on the 22nd floor of the office tower. Overcome with depression he slid the window open and jumped through it. It was a sheer drop outside the building to the ground. Miraculously after he landed he was completely unhurt. Since there was nothing to cushion his fall or slow his descent, how could he have survived the fall?


RIDDLE ME THIS – Thurs

RIDDLE ME THIS

What does man love more than life?

Fear more than death or mortal strife?

What do the poor have, what the rich require,

And what contented men desire?

What does the miser spend, the spendthrift save,

And all men carry to their graves?