ZigZag Puzzles 

#15 and #16

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Solve these ZigZag puzzles for all-new word play fun! You'll need to draw upon your vocabulary and spelling skills to complete each diagram successfully.

The directions are very simple.

  1. Complete the 7-letter word at the top of each diagram.
  2. Use the last two letters of the first word as the first two letters of the second word.

If you get stuck, try starting at the bottom of the diagram and working your way up, in reverse.

Printable version of ZigZags 15 and 16

ZigZag 15

Zig Zag Word Play Games
Portico, Complex, Extreme, Mediate, Teatime, Medical, Alcohol


ZigZag 16

ZigZag Word Play Games
Diploma, Mascara, Raccoon, Onshore, Realtor, Oregano, Novelty

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Cryptoquotes featuring witticisms by Mark Twain. Lots of fun to solve!

Anagram List: Here's a list of some perfect anagrams from The Anagram Dictionary by Michael Curl, published by Macmillan Publishers, LTD., 1982. A portion of each solution is given.


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Find our ZigZags here:

ZigZags #1 and #2

ZigZags #3 and #4

ZigZags #5 and #6

ZigZags #7 and #8

ZigZags #9 and #10

ZigZags #11 and #12

ZigZags #13 and #14

ZigZags #15 and #16