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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #650 on: 18/11/2009 17:36:53 »
A barrel of water weighs 20 pounds. What must you add to it to make it weigh 12 pounds?  ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #651 on: 18/11/2009 17:42:57 »
8lbs of air
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #652 on: 18/11/2009 17:45:45 »
8lbs of air
OK!!!!! :)

You answer me, although I never ask you questions. What am I? ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #653 on: 18/11/2009 17:47:43 »
Door or telephone
 

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« Reply #654 on: 18/11/2009 17:49:11 »
Door or telephone

you're right :)

What has to be broken before it can be used? ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #655 on: 19/11/2009 01:12:19 »
What has to be broken before it can be used? ;)



« Last Edit: 19/11/2009 01:15:00 by RD »
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #656 on: 19/11/2009 07:41:32 »
Well omid guess you both right
But omid's answer matched DiscoverDave :)

Part carbon, part water, I am poison to the fishes.
Many falsely claim my name, I am the pause that refreshes.
What am I?  ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #657 on: 19/11/2009 08:55:15 »
Carbon dioxide or carbon monoxide.
Or carboxylic acid? ???
 

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« Reply #658 on: 19/11/2009 16:01:47 »
Carbon dioxide or carbon monoxide.
Or carboxylic acid? ???

Nope, ::)
Sorry :(
 

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« Reply #659 on: 19/11/2009 17:03:17 »
Carbonic acid (H2CO3), what forms naturally when water absorbs CO2 from the air.

Sorry again!!!!!!!! :( :( :(
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #660 on: 20/11/2009 17:08:26 »
omid's answer was soda
But omid'll give you a point for that
Well Done!!!!! :) :) :)


What falls but never breaks?
What breaks but never falls? ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #661 on: 20/11/2009 17:22:57 »
Wind.



Oh! on second thoughts.............
 

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« Reply #662 on: 20/11/2009 17:28:44 »
Wind.

Oh! on second thoughts.............

Nope, sorry :(
 

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« Reply #663 on: 20/11/2009 19:39:52 »
Dusk falls but doesn't break,
Dawn breaks but doesn't fall.

Or tides
The incoming tide breaks
The outgoing tide falls.
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #664 on: 21/11/2009 12:03:15 »
Dusk falls but doesn't break,
Dawn breaks but doesn't fall.

Thank you Laura!!! :)

There is a common English word that is seven letters long. Each time you remove a letter from it, it still remains a common English word - from seven letters right on down to a single letter. What is the original word, and what are the words that it becomes after removing a letter at a time? ;)
 

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« Reply #665 on: 21/11/2009 14:33:38 »
Right, working backwards might be best here.

So single letters in common use would be 'A' and 'I'

A
An
Ant
Anti
Antic
Antics

Nope, only six...... must try harder!
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #666 on: 21/11/2009 14:36:05 »
Right, working backwards might be best here.

So single letters in common use would be 'A' and 'I'

A
An
Ant
Anti
Antic
Antics

Nope, only six...... must try harder!

not like this!!!!!!!!! :(

first find a complete 7 letter word then substract one word at a time ;)
 

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« Reply #667 on: 21/11/2009 17:33:29 »
STRAFINGS = More than one strafing (see below)
STRAFING = An attack of ground targets with gunfire from a low-flying aircraft
STARING = Fastening an earnest and prolonged gaze on an object
SATING = Satisfying a desire or appetite
STING = Any sharp organ of offense and defense, esp. connected with a poison gland
NITS = Eggs of a louse or other small insect
SIT = To rest upon the haunches, or the lower extremity of the trunk of the body
IS = The third person singular of the verb "be", in the indicative mood, present tense
I = The first person subjective pronoun

Oops, I got it wrong, I started with a nine-letter word.  Rats!  [:-[]
Do I at least get partial credit?  :-\  Please  [:-'(]

since you're doing the worst job in the world by answering omid's question so you'll get the credit :) :) :)

But do a little more worse and find a 7 letter word ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #668 on: 23/11/2009 17:13:36 »
Omid'll give you the answer

Snowing
sowing,
swing,
sing,
sin,
in,
I

Make sense?????????? ::)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #669 on: 23/11/2009 17:15:18 »
In olden days you are a clever theif charged with treason against the king and sentenced to death. But the king decided to be a little lenient and lets you choose your own way to die. What way should you choose? Remember, you're clever! ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #670 on: 23/11/2009 18:15:31 »
Old age
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #671 on: 24/11/2009 06:18:18 »
meh, old age... You'd still have a life sentence.

I'd say: killed by aliens while being a free man.
 

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« Reply #672 on: 24/11/2009 12:51:12 »
Old age

Thank you Don_1!!!!!!!!!!!! :)

What has no content yet you are still able to see it? ;)
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #673 on: 24/11/2009 13:23:03 »
An empty bottle
 

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Re: who can answer this one?
« Reply #674 on: 24/11/2009 16:52:14 »
An empty bottle

you quite close to the answer :) :) :)
 

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