Word Games and Puzzles

If you like word games and puzzles that are a bit out of the ordinary, you've come to the right place. Sure, we have lots of crosswords and word search puzzles, but we also have of unique puzzles -- like this one!

Quotable Quandary

In this fun puzzle, the directions are really quite simple. But is the puzzle easy to solve? You'll have to try it to find out!

First, decide which excess letters need to be eliminated. Then decide where to put spaces between words. You'll be left with an amusing quotation about an animal.

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If you're ready for another fun puzzle format, try this one!

Shifting Sands

surfer standing at the edge of the ocean

In this popular puzzle format, you must change just one letter at a time to form a new word, until you reach the word at the end of each row. You'll always spell a common word, and you won't have to rearrange the letters.

For example, in the first line of the puzzle, you could change SWIM to SWAM and then to SWAT, and so on.

Use a pencil because you just might need to change your answers before you reach the end of each line!

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Additional Word Games and Puzzles

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These are just two of the assorted word games puzzles and activities on our site. Please stay awhile and check out many more! In fact, you just might like some of these:

Or, try some of most popular traditional puzzles:

Christmas tree, valentine and jack-o-lantern

U.S. Holidays and Observances There's so much to celebrate! Check your knowledge of lots of special days, anytime of year. Even if you're not an American, you'll probably know most of these. Easy crossword.

Famous Pairs: If you can finish clues like mac and ? or peanut butter and ?, you'll have a blast with this one! It's really fun to solve with a friend. Another easy crossword.

Cryptogram Puzzles - Our large assortment includes cryptoquotes and cryptofamiles.

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Celebrities! Find the last name of the actor/actress who starred in each pair of films. Entertaining for you!

Commuter Crossword Puzzles You shouldn't need a crossword puzzle dictionary to solve this, making it the perfect puzzle for commuters. Print out an extra copy or two to share with your co-workers.


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