You’re such a (brain) Tease

I’m tall when I’m young, and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?

Answer at the end of the post

The three doors riddle answer riddle

Three doors
The answer is
Only a matter of time

Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit porbelm. Tihs is
the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe.

Typoglycemia is the ability to read a paragraph like the one above despite the jumbled words.

At the start and the end
The foundation of sense is laid
Yet the jumble in the middle
Is where the riddle is played

Give Einstein a fish
and a German gets a pet
Everyone else gets confused

In a 2018 study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, people who did brain teasers and other types of "brain training" reported improvements in mental sharpness and in their ability to execute mundane tasks, such as cooking and accounting.

Zappai: mundane improvements

Do you require help
Cooking or counting the books
Get on the brain train

Emma by Jane Austen

“My first displays the wealth and pomp of kings,
Lords of the earth! their luxury and ease.
Another view of man, my second brings,
Behold him there, the monarch of the seas!”

Answer at the end of the post

Acrostic: define tease

Torment with
Eager participation
Suffering with

Weekly Theme:

International Brain Teaser Month

International Brain Teaser Month is focused on mental stimulation which helps to boost brain activity and reinforce memory strength.

Asnewr: Cndale

Awesnr: Curotishp

26 thoughts on “You’re such a (brain) Tease

  1. I’ve read those jumbled up things before. It’s amazing how mixed up words can be, without hindering our ability to read them. On the other hand, put a speling errer in the middle of ordinary prose and it stands out a mile! 😂

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