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There are two groups of three-letter words used in the sentences below. The first missing words of each sentence........

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There are two groups of three-letter words used in the sentences below. The first missing words of each sentence are anagrams of each other, and the second missing words are also anagrams of each other. Can you find them ?

  1. It is only ____ that we use a trap to catch a ____, instead of having a cat in the house!

  2. To staunch the bleeding from a wound suffered by an animal, people used to ____ some hot ____ onto the wound at one time.

  3. To ____ into the mysteries held within the human psyche and enjoy these mysteries to the fullest, is the objective of any ____.

posted Jan 10, 2018 by Ankur Athari

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The first words are apt, pat, and tap. The second set of words are rat, tar, and art.

answer Jan 14, 2018 by Ian D



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