Doublets: Resolutions on the Brain
Anyone else have resolutions on the brain? Today’s game gets you ready to embrace the upcoming year.
Use the first clue to find the first three-letter word. For the remaining words (also three letters each), find the word that fits the clue and can be created by changing only one letter of the previous word.
_____ the night before (The deadline for resolutions!)
_____ a contraction for what you own (Resolution: declutter your stuff?)
_____ anger (Resolution: just let it go?)
_____ abbreviation for a standardized test often taken prior to post-graduate studies in the
U.S. (Resolution: expand your mind, continue your training?)
_____ a command to turn to the right (Resolution: pick a direction and get moving?)
_____ maiden name indicator (Resolution: out with the old?)
_____ recent development (And so it begins!)
OLD Advanced in years
ODD Not even
ODE Poem musing on a particular subject
Answers to Etymatching Christmas Songs
1) silent, 2) ring, 3) hark, 4) joy, 5) jolly, 6) gentlemen, 7) peaceful, 8) faithful, 9) figgy, 10) jingle, 11) ivy, 12) holly