Brain Exercises – July5

Summer Rhyme Time

Each clue leads to a 2-3 word answer that rhymes, such as BIG PIG or STABLE TABLE.  The numbers in parentheses after the clue give the number of letters in each word.  

  1. The preferred place to swim (4,4)
  2. Arrive at the shoreline (5,5)
  3. Do the butterfly at an indoor location (4,3) ________ at the _______
  4. Holds baskets of gathered fruit. (7,7)
  5. A child’s plan to get a cold dessert treat from his parent could be said to be this (3,5,6)
  6. Stand in. line to rent a particular type of watercraft (5,5)
  7. A group of big movies releasing on the same weekend (11,7)
  8. The sales associate assigned to the shoe section does this in summer (7,7)
  9. A place for junior philatelists to go in summer (5,4)
  10. Hosted a social gathering at which a particular type of food was eaten (5,8)

Heat Wave

Change just one letter on each line to go from the top word to the bottom word.  Do not change the order of the letters.  

HEAT
            _______

            _______

            _______

            _______

            _______

            _______

            WAVE

            SUN

            _______

            _______

            TAN

Answers

  1. Cool pool
  2. Reach beach
  3. Swim at the gym
  4. Carries berries
  5. Ice cream scheme
  6. Canoe queue
  7. Blockbuster cluster
  8. Handles sandals
  9. Stamp camp
  10. Threw barbeque

Heat Wave Answers 

  1. Answers may vary.    HEAT, head, herd, hard, card, care, cave, WAVE
  2. SUN, sin, tin, TAN