# Riddles

I have one letter but my name is spelled with eight. What am I?

Envelope

Swap one letter from each of the words "Right" and "Blight" to make two related words.

Light and Bright.

I am a four letter word. I am an animal. You use me to call your dear ones. Who am I?

Deer

You need to spend a night in a building where there is no power. There are three rooms in this building. On the door of each room there are three different signs. One says "Lions Inside - anyone goes inside becomes their supper", the second one says "Open the door and a machine gun starts firing" and the third one says "Electric Room - touch anything and you will die". Which room would you choose?

Electric Room.

Explanation:: There is no power in the building.

I am pronounced with only one letter but written with three letters. Two different letters are used to write me. My color varies from black, blue, green, brown, grey etc. Who am I?

Eye

I am in the beginning of sorrow and sadness. You will find me in happiness also. You will find me in sun and stars but not in moon. I am in summer and spring but not in fall or winter. Who am I?

The alphabet S.

I can fill up an entire room and still not take up any space. Who am I?

Light

I help you in fixing your appointments and important schedules. You use me everyday several times. Still you keep on changing me every month. Who am I?

A Calendar

I look like a pearl. Clouds are my grandparents. I am very delicate. I die as soon as anybody touches me. Who am I?

Dew

I am an eight letter standard word used by almost everybody. If you take away two alphabets from me I will make a logical sequence. Who am I?

STANDARD

I am a two digit even number. I am a square of a number, and also a cube of another number. Who am I?

64

Explanation: 82=64
43=64

I am a seven letter word. I am very heavy. Take away two letters from me and you will get 8. Take away one letter from me and you will get 80. Who am I?

Weighty

I am soft and transparent. I am so small that you can keep me on your fingers. I have no light but I help you to see the beautiful world. I improve your vision only when I come in contact with you. Who am I?

Contact Lens

I have three wings. At times I have 4 wings but still I cannot fly. I can rotate but I can't move from one place to other. People always relax in my company. Who am I?

Ceiling Fan

People use me to keep themselves clean. I get slimmer whenever I do some work. After my workout is over people need water. Who am I?

A bar of soap.

I am a fruit. I am tasty and provide lots of energy. You can find also me in a calendar. Who am I?

Dates

I am 3/8 of Tortoise, 2/5 of Onion and 2/6 of Tomato. Who am I?

Toronto

Explanation:Tortoise has 8 letters and the first 3 letters are TOR.
Onion has 5 letters and the first 2 letters are ON.
Tomato has 6 letters and the first 2 letters are TO.

I come form North, East, West and South. I give you lots of information either verbally or textually. Who am I?

News

I am a drink. I am also an alphabet? Who am I?

T

The more I am present, the less you can see. Who am I?

Darkness.

Sometimes I am bigger than you and sometimes I am smaller than you. Sometimes I follow you and sometimes you follow me. I don't have any weight. Who am I?

I cannot speak but I tell everything. I am not a tree but I have leaves. I have hinges but I am neither a door nor a window. Who am I?

Book

When you buy me I am black in color. When you use me I am red and when you discard me I am grey in color. Who am I?

Charcoal

End always begins with me. Time, space and universe always end with me. Who am I?

The letter 'E'.

I don't have legs but I have hands. I can run but I can't walk. Who am I?

A clock.

I have four sides. Anyone can calculate my area if they come to know the length of any one side of mine. I have four right angles within me. Which shape am I?

Square.

I have a thumb and four fingers, but I have no flesh or bone. Who am I?

Gloves.

I start with T and end with T and have T in me. Who am I?

Teapot.

What is the beginning of eternity, the end of time and space, the start of every end, and the end of every race?

The letter 'E'.

I am white in color. You can't see me in water. I am appreciated if only added in the right measure. Who am I?

Salt

What belongs to you but others use it more than you do?

I am a six letter word. I always follow you in light, but I disappear at night as I am afraid of darkness. Who am I?

I am heavy and have an odd shape. You drop me when you need me and pick me up when you don't need me. Who am I?

Ship anchor

I am very fragile. I crack easily. If you cry in front of me, I too start crying. If you smile at me, then I too smile back. Who am I?

Mirror

First, you kill me with a knife and then you chop me in anger. Then you cry beside me. Who am I?

Onion

I help all living things to survive. I give shade to others. People use me for their various needs. I have rings to determine my age. Who am I?

Tree

Place the following letters in such a manner that it becomes something which is used to clean:
boas

soap (flip the alphabet b so that it becomes p).

I am fair and shiny. People use me to find how hot they are. Some call me God. Who am I?

Mercury

When can you make the following equation correct?
14+1=3

In a clock when we add 14hrs and 1hr we get 15hrs i.e. 3 o'clock.

I am a seven letter word. I have two sets of double letters in a row. I can fly like a bird or a plane. Kids love me. I end with N. Who am I?

Balloon

I am clean when I look black and dirty when I look white. Who am I?

Blackboard

I run around a house but I don't move. Who am I?

Fence

I am an English word. I have three consecutive double letters. Who am I?

Bookkeeper

I have wheels and flies. But I don't have any wings. Who am I?

Garbage truck

I am a 7 letter word. I become longer when my third letter is removed. Who am I?

Lounger

I have a tongue but I can't talk. I have no legs or wings but I can move from one place to another. Who am I?

A shoe

I am an eight letter word. My first four letters combine to form an atmospheric state. My third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh letters give support. My last three letters is the name of a person. Who am I?

MISTAKEN

Spell eighty using only two alphabets.

A-T

Where does Friday comes before Thursday?

In the dictionary

I am a 5 letter word. Take away my first and last letter, I will remain same. If you also take away my middle letter, I will remain same. Who am I?

EMPTY

You can find me in the middle of each month in all the countries. You can always find me only in the night but never in the day.

The alphabet "N".

I am made up of the head of a lamb, middle of a pig, hind of a buffalo and the tail of a dragon. Who am I?