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Can you name the two words which do not belong in each group of seven?
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Two words do not belong in each group of seven. Can you find them by identifying the reason? (You can enter the odd words out in either order but you need to get both of them right.)
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Odd Words Out
What Do the 5 Words Have in Common?
COMMUNICATION; MACHINE; PHONE; PORT; RANGE; SCOPE; VISION
They can be prefixed with 'TELE-'
CAUGHT; COUGH; DRAUGHT; ENOUGH; LAUGHTER; THROUGH; TOUGH
They are words in which 'GH' sounds like 'F' (as in 'stiff')
BREAD; DEAD; FEAR; HEADING; PLEASE; THREATEN; TREASURE
They are words in which 'EA' sounds like 'E' (as in 'bed')
COWL; ELECTION; HEARING; OFTEN; OUNCE; PORT; TINGLE
'S' can go in front of each word to create a new one.
ARCHER; CHARISMA; CHIME; CHOIR; ECHO; OCHRE; PSYCHIC
'CH' sounds like 'K' (as in 'kinetic').
ALERTING; ALTERING; GRANITE; INTEGRAL; RELATING; STRANGLE; TRIANGLE
They are anagrams of each other.
IDIOT; IDLENESS; IGNORANCE; IMPACT; IMPRESSIONIST; INFECT; INTEREST
They begin with I and end with T.
BUCKETFUL; DUTIFUL; EVENTFUL; FANCIFUL; HOPEFUL; JOYFUL; RESTFUL
They are words that still spell another word when 'FUL' is removed.
CHROME; CRISPED; PHRASE; SCREAM; SPOUTS; STRETCH; THRONE
They begin with strings of 3 consonants.
BEEKEEPER; COFFEE; COMMITTED; FOOTBALL; OCCASIONAL; OCCURRENCE; STRIPPED
They are words with two pairs of double letters.
BIOPSY; COPPER; CUPS; HOPSCOTCH; PHYSICAL; PSYCHOLOGY; RHAPSODY
They contain the letter string 'PS'.
EDUCATION; EQUIVOCAL; FACETIOUS; INTENTIONAL; JEALOUS; REPUTATION; TENACIOUS
They contain all 5 vowels.
ABSOLUTE; ABSTEMIOUS; BREATHING; COPYRIGHT; ISOGRAMS; MISTAKEN; OVERTLY
They are isograms (i.e. they have no repeating letters)
BIB; CIVIC; EDIFIED; LEVEL; MADAM; REPAPER; REPEATER
They are palindromes.
BEGINNER; FEELS; MEETING; SCHOOL; SHOPPING; SKIING; VACUUM
They are words with double vowels
BASIC; FLOGGING; LEMON; QUARTER; STATEMENT; VIXEN; XYLOGRAPHY
They begin and end with alphabetically consecutive letters.
CATARACT; DEFERENCE; DIVISION; HOMOPHONE; JACKASS; MINIMIZING; TRUTHFUL
They only use one of the five vowels.
DEER; DOG; EVIL; GOOD; HORSE; MOOD; STRESSED
They make other words when spelled backwards.
INSPECT; PROFESS; SAIL; TAIL; TEACH; TUT; WAIT
They are words to which 'OR' can be added as a suffix.
ANNOUNCE; BEAUTIFUL; CREATIVE; PIROUETTE; QUEEN; SAUERKRAUT; WOOING
They are words containing three-vowel strings.
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