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    "Opposites" Quiz

    "Opposites" Quiz

    Each pair of words consists of two words
    which are opposites in a certain way.
    In what way?


    bouquet - aisle

    Peiping - subtle

    sealing - indict

    Taoism - handsome

    quay - twitched

    rough - neufchatel

    janitor - gnome

    Navajo - myrrh

    women - heifer

    gesture - marijuana

    chorus - knight

    W-shaped - talk

    Grandpa - mnemonic

    comptroller - autumn

    tableau - leopard

    hiccough - receipt

    cue - cinq-cents

    colonel - atelier

    century - viscount

    passed - ballet

    ewe - plaque

    of - fivepence

    one - writhe

    wrecks - beaux

    wise - prayerful

    xylophone - rendezvous


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    Solution

    Solution to "Opposites Quiz"

    Spoiler:

    The pairs represent an "invisible letter" and a "silent letter".


    For example, "tableau" has an invisible "o".
    It has an "o" sound with no "o" present.'

    While "leopard" has a silent "o".


    There are twenty-six such pairs,
    one for each letter of the alphabet.


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