Funstuf

By Patricia L. Dombrink


Colorful Secrets

Inside each color word is another word whose clue is given. Rearrange some of the letters and see if you can find the new words.

  1. 1.

    In GRAY find a worn cloth.

  2. 2.

    In PINK find relatives.

  3. 3.

    In BROWN find a tied ribbon.

  4. 4.

    In BLACK find shortened name of scientist’s workroom.

  5. 5.

    In YELLOW find a bird.

  6. 6.

    In WHITE find a kind of neckwear.

  7. 7.

    In MAROON find a male sheep.

  8. 8.

    In PURPLE find a law.

  9. 9.

    In ORANGE find a monster.

  10. 10.

    In VIOLET find a face covering.

  11. 11.

    In TURQUOISE find a spray.

Answers:

(1) rag, (2) kin, (3) bow, (4) lab, (5) owl, (6) tie, (7) ram, (8) rule, (9) ogre, (10) veil, (11) squirt.

Anagram Fun

  1. 1.

    Change fowl to an animal.

  2. 2.

    Change thorn to a direction.

  3. 3.

    Change heart to a planet.

  4. 4.

    Change clean to a knight’s weapon.

  5. 5.

    Change charm to a month.

  6. 6.

    Change clasp to part of the head.

  7. 7.

    Change stare to a flower.

  8. 8.

    Change trace to a wooden box.

  9. 9.

    Change bruise to jewels.

  10. 10.

    Change solemn to a citrus fruit (plural).

  11. 11.

    Change battle to a notebook.

Answers:

(1) wolf, (2) north, (3) earth, (4) lance, (5) march, (6) scalp, (7) aster, (8) crate, (9) rubies, (10) lemons, (11) tablet.

Temple Work

Can you find the following words related to temple work hidden in the letter square? Some letters may be used for more than one word.

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COMMANDMENT

COVENANT

MARRIAGE

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GROOM

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CELESTIAL

CHAPEL

PROXY

BIRTH

UNITED

BRIDE

CHILDREN

BAPTISM

At the Playground

Across

  1. 1.

    Little glass balls.

  2. 6.

    Implement used to hit a baseball.

  3. 7.

    Past tense of sit.

  4. 8.

    Boy’s nickname.

  5. 9.

    Found at most beaches and playgrounds.

  6. 10.

    To move smoothly along a surface.

  7. 13.

    Opposite of above.

  8. 16.

    First two letters of the name of an African anteater.

  9. 17.

    What you climb on at the park.

  10. 20.

    Second, third, and fourth letters of balloon reading backward.

  11. 21.

    Adult male human.

  12. 24.

    Twelfth and twenty-first letters of the alphabet.

  13. 26.

    A baked crust dessert filled with fruit.

  14. 27.

    Rounded topographical elevations.

Down

  1. 1.

    Enclosed shopping center.

  2. 2.

    Two-letter preposition.

  3. 3.

    Often called America’s favorite pastime.

  4. 4.

    First, third, and fourth letters of ensnare.

  5. 5.

    Unhappy.

  6. 6.

    To relax in the sun.

  7. 11.

    Two-letter proposition.

  8. 12.

    Propel oneself through water.

  9. 14.

    Burned in a fireplace.

  10. 15.

    Two-letter pronoun spelled backward.

  11. 16.

    Earlier than the present time.

  12. 17.

    What basketball players do when game begins.

  13. 18.

    Not any.

  14. 19.

    What cheerleaders and spectators do together.

  15. 22.

    Three-toed sloth.

  16. 23.

    Seventh tone on musical scale.

  17. 25.

    You and me.

Answers:

Across—(1) marbles, (6) bat, (7) sat, (8) Al, (9) sand, (10) slide, (13) below, (16) aardvark, (17) jungle gym, (20) ool, (21) man, (24) lu, (26) pie, (27) hills. Down—(1) mall, (2) at, (3) baseball, (4) esn, (5) sad, (6) bask, (11) it, (12) swim, (14) log, (15) su, (16) ago, (17) jump, (18) none, (19) yell, (22) ai, (23) ti, (25) us.