My wonderful BrainBashers printer has made a pig's ear out of my latest puzzle. In each sentence below, one letter in each word has been misprinted. Can you find the original sentences?
O bord is she land in eorth too is she push.
She barly bind watches she warm.
I tolling stonk rathers to mops.
Thy grans in alwags greeter in thy otter wide.
[Ref: ZDGO] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: The first words are A, The, A, The.
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
The early bird catches the worm.
A rolling stone gathers no moss.
The grass is always greener on the other side.
In the sentence below all of the missing words are anagrams of each other:
When I pressed ==?== on the scales, it brought a ==?== to my eye, as a piece of metal stuck in my finger. I didn't ==?== this as a good experience.
[Ref: ZOWI] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: Two of the words begin with the letter T.
When I pressed TARE on the scales, it brought a TEAR to my eye, as a piece of metal stuck in my finger. I didn't RATE this as a good experience.
Find 5 odd numbers which...
...add up to 14.
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Hint: You may have to think a little laterally.
Answer: 11 + 1 + 1 + 1 = 14.
You are using two odd numbers to make eleven.
What well known saying has been altered below:
lla doog shingt eomc ot ehost ohw taiw
[Ref: ZVAG] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: There are no missing letters.
Answer: All good things come to those who wait.
The first and last letters of each word have been exchanged.