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Words with Missing First Letter #2

The words below look complete, but have actually each had their first letter removed.
In just two minutes, can you put them back in?
  • Answers must correspond to yellow box.
  • The previous quiz in this series can be found here (Quiz #1)
  • Quiz by kiwirage - Sep 15, 2016
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For this quiz, the answer must correspond to the yellow box. You can move the yellow box by clicking the cell you want to move to, or by using the arrow or tab keys.

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Word
CUTE
OAF
CAR
RIDDLE
LESS
HELP
ISSUE
LAUGHTER
Word
NIGHT
RAMBLE
PEAR
HOST
ROAD
QUIP
AMPLE
WELT
Word
PEN
IRATE
HOVEL
HIGH
RINDS
SPOUSE
APPLE
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(57)
Harder than your first, yet still a great quiz!
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Jul 12, 2015
(57)
Would be cool if you could use those final letters to make a phrase or something along those lines! Try incorporating that into #3!
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Jul 12, 2015
(67)
You mean like those decoder quizzes? Yeah, that would be great.
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Sep 15, 2016
(67)
You're asking kiwi to conquer a Scrabble players nightmare - there are 16 consonants and 4 vowels to work with here!
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Sep 15, 2016
(57)
Judging by what I've seen from him, it's possible :)
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Sep 15, 2016
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Sep 16, 2016
(69)
Fun quiz.
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Jul 13, 2015
(53)
I love this, just goes to prove how insane English is, I mean the was we pronounce the shortened word and the word with the first letter are sometimes vastly different. Great quiz
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Nov 29, 2016
(55)
Good one! Only 21 though :-(
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Nov 29, 2016
(61)
b-riddle should be accepted (it's an archaic spelling, but still valid)
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Nov 29, 2016
(34)
Swelt?
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Nov 29, 2016
(29)
Good quiz, only issue is that you can just type in every letter of the alphabet until you get it right if you don't know it. That's unfixable, but whatever
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Nov 29, 2016
(48)
nice one, not as easy as it first seems
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Nov 29, 2016
(71)
Agreed; I thought about trying "E" with "ROAD" :) Good quiz!
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Nov 29, 2016
(60)
Couldn't figure out what to put before ROAD, and when I saw BROAD at the end, I thought, "Broad?? [Rhyming it with road] What the heck kind of word is broad?!......oHHHHHHH. Broad ['brahd']. Riiight."
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Nov 29, 2016
(56)
Oh my god, I actually thought it was pronounced "brode" too until just this comment! I mean I got it, but I just thought I didn't know the word.
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Nov 29, 2016
(56)
Had more trouble than I expected.
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Nov 29, 2016
(55)
Great quiz, blinking tough for us dyslexics though.
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Nov 29, 2016
(58)
Not sure why this quiz isn't rated higher, it's very good! Maybe because it's tough for some people? If I can't think of the answer right away, I just run down the alphabet until I find something that sounds like a word. There's more than enough time for trial and error as long as you only have to do it for a couple of words.
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Nov 29, 2016
(36)
100%. I guess I'm a word person. :-)
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Nov 29, 2016
(43)
Pretty tricky! Also puts it into perspective how random English can be, with how pronouncing the word can change COMPLETELY with the addition or subtraction of just one letter (laughter and slaughter especially got me there, took me a bit to figure it out)
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Nov 29, 2016
(57)
Very true. I've always particularly liked how the word 'manslaughter' can be broken up into 'man's laughter'.
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Nov 29, 2016
(21)
love quizzes like this! never stops fascinating me how you just get stuck on the word you see and can't think of anything else but then you see the answers and its so obvious! great quiz
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Nov 29, 2016
(31)
Twas nice, but I thought there was too much time. I ended up getting a perfect score since you can actually keep keying in, and then deleting letters, until one got through.
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Feb 17, 2017
(42)
I think swelt might be a word
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Feb 18, 2017
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