Switched Letters

Can you name the word pair that is only different if you switch two consecutive letters?

Mary, Mary ____ ContraryHush!
Adjust, like a hemlineNot now
Butter, cheese and yogurtAnne Frank's contribution
Imposed a monetary penaltyWicked person
What a pioneer leavesCourt proceeding
Unpaid servantHealing ointment
Gabriel in the Bible e.g.What a protractor measures
'Look what I did!'String quartet instrument
AttemptedFeeling fatigue
What 'brulée' means in crème brulée Full impact
'Taps' instrumentBattle of the _____: 1944 German offensive
Smoothed one's fingernailsSports surface
Like blood on the ground or milk on the tableLike Henry Jekyll's personality
Have a hankering forDo pumpkin art
Get upIncrease in pay
Like scorched eyebrowsCommunicated with hand gestures
Decreasing, like the moonDoorway shelter
Second place for an OlympianSplinter
ConjugalKind of arts or law
TogetherNot together, like shoelaces
Erector of walls or drafter of the US ConstitutionOld MacDonald e.g.
FlawlessAdministrative official
Type of sickness common to mountain climbersParallel, in geography
Submissive to the rulesPhilip Roth novel 'Portnoy's _____'
Myocardial _____Violation of the rules
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  • Each word pair is different by two consective letters switching places. For instance: WARY and AWRY; BRIAN and BRAIN; MARNIE and MARINE. You can type them in either order but you must enter BOTH words
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