The Logophile: Summer Brain Teasers

If you're the type who corrects grammar in internet comments, give these puzzles a try!

Young girl with a question mark over her head.

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  1. To mull over a problem, a peripatetic person will probably …
    1. go for a walk.
    2. talk to herself.
    3. eat.
  2. Your voice is created through vibration of your …
    1. vocal chords.
    2. vocal cords.
  3. What characteristic do impartial, reasonable, festival, and attractive have in common?


  1. a
  2. b
  3. They’re all synonyms of fair.

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