By adding a letter to another word and anagramming, you get the name of a U.S. state.
Example: V + Tutor
The answer would be "V + mentor" = Vermont.
A mentor is a synonym for a tutor. Just add the "V" to get "Vmentor" and anagram to "Vermont". Seems simple enough.....maybe.
1. Y + Cutting the grass =
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3. S + Appoint =
4. I + Name =
5. A + Toward the wind =
6. O + "I thought you were a ____" =
7. A + Primitive structure =
8. L + A male gardener, maybe =
9. A + Financial people =
10. A + Emitting a sound as bells and gongs =