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MIT Mystery Hunt Puzzle Index: Category Data

Language

The following keywords are related to specific languages, grammar, etc. Alphabets not specifically designed as codes are here.

Alphabet Song
anagrams
___ and ___ phrases
antonyms
ascending and descending letters
Australian English
backswitch
backward talking
Bonza puzzles
Braille
British and American English differences
categories
censored words
Chinese numerals
Clabbers (anagram Scrabble)
Cyrillic alphabet
The Devil's Dictionary
diacritical marks
dirty words
double letters
eggcorns
Ermahgerd! meme
etymology
eye rhyme (visually similar non-rhyming word pairs)
false cognates
false negatives
fictional definitions of words
Flesch-Kincaid grade level
futhorc
Going Too Far crossword
"The Gold Bug"
goroawase
grammar
Greek alphabet
Hebrew gematria
heteronyms
hieroglyphics
hill words
hiragana (Japanese script)
i before e except after c exceptions
identify text from stress pattern, prosody, or poetic meter
idioms
interleaved words
invented languages
IPA (international phonetic alphabet)
languages
Lao numerals
Latin phrases
letter pairs that look like another letter
letters shared, adjacent words/squares
linguistics
lipograms
Lojban
magazine writing styles
mangled clues
Mayfield Handbook (writing reference)
Merriam-Webster dictionaries
misheard lyrics
mnemonics
Moon type
Navajo code talk
numbers
"___ of the ___" phrases
petal puzzle
Phoenician alphabet
phonetic alphabet
phonetic ambiguity
phony Scrabble words
phrase structure grammar
portmanteaus
prefixes
proofreading marks
proverbial sayings
puns
quotations
repeated letters
repeated words
reversals
rhyme schemes
rhyming words
rotated letters
sentence diagrams
sex-related terms
shortened forms of words
Sign Language
silent letters
similes
slang
something different crossword
Soundex
spelling bee
spelling bee winning words
spelling out letters
spelling songs
spoonerisms
stress patterns
syllables
synonyms
Tamil numerals
Thai numerals
things shaped like letters
three letter acronyms
toki pona (conlang)
tongue twisters
toponyms (words derived from place names)
trademarks
transliteration into different writing system
trochees
Unicode
valley words
vowel/consonant pattern
vowels, phrases containing all
"Wheel of Fortune" (game show)
word functions
word lists
Words with Friends
"Yakko Warner Sings All the Words in the English Language"

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