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TERMINAL LETTERS MAKE WORDS.

A word eg. SETH is made from the first and last letters of a pair of adjacent words--SORE TOOTH.

 SETH has a SORE TOOTH
she kept TABS on the TEA BAGS
he had a LATE NIGHT in LENT
HOME RULE is HERE
it's TEA TIME at the TATE
the HIVE BEE feeds on the HEBE plant
the rifle TEAM TAKE AIM
ALF'S on ALL FOURS
TED'S walking on THE DOWNS
her FACE LIFT FELT odd
they played a FINE TUNE at the FETE
she's called the 'MINI SKIRTS MISS'
PETE has a PINE TREE in his garden
the hermit wanted to STAY SHUT AWAY
at TWO OCLOCK, he TOOK a break
ROSE NOBLE has a sister RENE
play the SAME AGAIN SEAN
TAKE the TEA KETTLE
not the CORE, but a CAMEO, ROLE
LANCE WOOD was LEWD
there was an aura of FREE SPIRIT at the FEST
did LEAR have a LOVE AFFAIR ?
FIVE EIGHTHS of his wages went in FEES
he had LESS LIFE SAVINGS than he thought
she SEES the SIDE EFFECTS
the VICE ADMIRAL liked his VEAL
she had a PEDAL ACTION PLAN for the cycle race
why was the CANADA GOOSE in a CAGE?
the CUCKOO CLOCK sounded more like a COCK
she had several SETS of SIAMESE TWINS!
was JANE AUSTIN really called JEAN?
MISSA SOLEMNIS is a solemn MASS
the couch potato's TRUE LOVE was the TELE
Finally we come to someone called TESS:
TESS enjoyed playing TABLE SKITTLES
her husband gave TESS THE SHIVERS
why did he always TAKE SIDES against TESS?
will he JAKE STEPS to exclude TESS from his will?
we never will find out, just as we don't know whether...
             TESS lived in THE STICKS, THE SUBURBS, THE SHIRES or THE
STATES
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Author:Thorpe, Susan
Publication:Word Ways
Article Type:Brief article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:May 1, 2019
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