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Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Posted on Saturday, February 28, 2009 - 3:28 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was trying to come up with a new good puzzle, but everything I could think of I found on here elsewhere, so I'll give this a shot.

Questions about rule in italics. I reserve right to not-answer if I deem it fishing, or it's too much of a giveaway (unless it's a $poiler).
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A better car driving everywhere?
Marching to a different drummer?
Sixteen purple people-eaters?
13?
A?
Oops!
Six cats?
Zebras in a zoo?
KG?
Fellowship of the Ring?
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Madam, I'm Adam?
Do geese see God?
Was it a cat I saw?
Was it a bat I saw?
Able was I ere I saw Elba?
No, sir, away! A papaya war is on!
How many roads?
Has he lost his mind?
Can he see or is he blind?
Can he walk at all?
Or if he moves will he fall?
Is he alive or dead?
Has he thoughts within his head?
We'll just pass him there; why should we even care?
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Is this question going to be answered?
How about this one?
This?
One?

Is there even any point in me asking this next question?
Well, was it? Was it?
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In an attempt to see if timing has anything to do with the rule...

Is this question to be answered?
How about this one?
This?
One?

Is there even any point in me asking this next question?
Well, was it? Was it?
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In an attempt to see if the user asking the question has anything to do with the rule

Is this question to be answered?
How about this one?
This?
One?

Is there even any point in me asking this next question?
Well, was it? Was it?
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A better car driving everywhere? CA
Marching to a different drummer? CA
Sixteen purple people-eaters? Are the eaters purple themselves, or do they eat purple people?
13? CA
A? CA
Oops! Oops what?
Six cats? CA
Zebras in a zoo? CA
KG? CA
Fellowship of the Ring? CA
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Madam, I'm Adam? CA
Do geese see God? CA
Was it a cat I saw? CA
Was it a bat I saw? So you did spot a cat, or a blood-sucking bat?
Able was I ere I saw Elba? CA
No, sir, away! A papaya war is on! CA
How many roads? CA
Has he lost his mind? CA
Can he see or is he blind? CA
Can he walk at all? CA
Or if he moves will he fall? CA
Is he alive or dead? CA
Has he thoughts within his head? CA
We'll just pass him there; why should we even care? CA
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Is this question going to be answered? CA
How about this one? CA
This? CA
One? Two Three

Is there even any point in me asking this next question? CA
Well, was it? CA
Was it? CA

Repeat answers for the second and third iterations of the same questions.
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Oops?
Oop!
Oop?
oOP?
oOPS!
ops?
ops!
soop?
soup?
Soup?
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Was it a cat I saw?
Was it a rat I saw?
Was it a cat I?
Was it a rat I?
Was it a cat?
Was it a rat?
Was it a?
Was it?
Was?
Was? It? A? Cat? I? Saw?
Was? It? A? Rat? I? Saw?
It a cat I saw?
It a rat I saw?
A cat I saw?
A rat I saw?
Cat I saw?
Rat I saw?
I saw?
Saw?
One?
Two?
Three?
Four?
Five?
Six?
Seven?
Eight?
Nine?
Ten?
Zero?
AAAAA?
Abbbb?
Abc?
AEIOU?
RSTLN?
RSTLNE?
Does the quick brown fox jump over the lazy dog?
Typewriter?
Stewardesses?
C?
R?
Crazy?
But that's how it goes?
Millions of people?
Living as foes?
Maybe?
It's not too late?
To learn how to love?
And forget how to hate?
Mental wounds not healing, life's a bitter shame, I'm going off the rails on a crazy train?
Please excuse my dear Aunt Sally?
King Henry's dog, Meter, doesn't chew Milkbones?
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Oops? CA
Oop! CA
Oop? dee doo?
oOP? liKe thIs?
oOPS! CA
ops? Spec ops?
ops! CA
soop? a soup?
soup? chicken?
Soup? with broth?
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Was it a cat I saw? CA
Was it a rat I saw? Was it indeed a rodent that you located?
Was it a cat I? CA
Was it a rat I? Could you have actually seen such a thing?
Was it a cat?CA
Was it a rat?Was it a black, furry rodent?
Was it a?CA
Was it?CA
Was?CA
Was? Was what?
It? The clown?
A? B C?
Cat? in hat?
I? optics?
Saw? Jigsaw?
Was? Was not?
It? King's It
A? just one?
Rat? or mouse?
I? What's that?
Saw? have seen?
It a cat I saw? CA
It a rat I saw? Haven't you been taught proper sentences?
A cat I saw? CA
A rat I saw? Did said rat bite you in the bum?
Cat I saw? CA
Rat I saw? No more sentence fragments?
I saw? CA
Saw? CA
One? or more?
Two? to tango?
Three? blind mice?
Four? golf time?
Five? gold rings?
Six? then twelve?
Seven? CA
Eight? CA
Nine? So fine?
Ten? big hen?
Zero? CA
AAAAA? CA
Abbbb? CA
Abc? CA
AEIOU? CA
RSTLN? CA
RSTLNE? CA
Does the quick brown fox jump over the lazy dog? CA
Typewriter? CA
Stewardesses? CA
C? CA
R? Are not?
Crazy? CA
But that's how it goes? CA
Millions of people? And billions and billions and more each day?
Living as foes? CA
Maybe? CA
It's not too late? CA
To learn how to love? CA
And forget how to hate? CA
Mental wounds not healing, life's a bitter shame, I'm going off the rails on a crazy train? CA
Please excuse my dear Aunt Sally? CA
King Henry's dog, Meter, doesn't chew Milkbones? CA
Liquizt (Liquizt)
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0?
1?
2?
3?
4?
5?
6?
7?
8?
9?
10?
01?
12?
123?
1234?
12345?
123456?
1234567?
12345678?
123456789?
1234567890?
123456789?
12345678?
1234567!
123456!
12345?
123?
0?
Twenty?
twenty?
twenty?!
twenty!?
20?
Oops!
r?
R?
Rr?
rr?
rrr?
rrrr?
rrrrr?
rrrrrr?
rrrrrrr?
rrrrrrrr?
rrrrrrrrr?
Rarrr!
Rarrr?
:)?
Tingtangclan (Tingtangclan)
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Sorry. But what does CA stand for?

This is a real question btw.
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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0? CA
1? CA
2? Yet again?
3? must we?
4? the queen?
5? alive?
6? ate nine?
7? CA
8? CA
9? balloons?
10? twenty?
01? CA
12? CA
123? CA
1234? CA
12345? I bet that you are rather surprised that this was not a CA aren't you?
123456? CA
1234567? CA
12345678? One would think that you would be getting tired of asking numbers, but they just keeping coming up, in a crazy attempt to make me give a hint, right?
123456789? CA
1234567890? CA
123456789? CA
12345678? CA
1234567! CA
123456! CA
12345? CA
123? CA
0? CA
Twenty? Is that alright?
twenty? Still not okay?
twenty?! Are You alright?
twenty!? Like twenty much?
20? Words and numbers?
Oops! CA
r? we here?
R? We Here?
Rr? CA
rr? CA
rrr? CA
rrrr? CA
rrrrr? CA
rrrrrr? CA
rrrrrrr? CA
rrrrrrrr? CA
rrrrrrrrr? CA
Rarrr! CA
Rarrr? meow?
{I can't reply the smiley}CA

But what does CA stand for? CA

I'm sure someone will come along and give a more detailed answer, but basically, a CA rulebreaker is one in which there is a specific rule for what questions I can answer. Any question that does not fit this rule is answered with CA, for 'can't answer'.
Liquizt (Liquizt)
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Observation: "Oops!" was answerable Sunday, March 01, 2009 - 11:54 pm but not Monday, March 02, 2009 - 10:45 pm.
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Good catch, Liquizt, and an error on my part. It should not have been answerable either time. "Oops!" will never be answerable.
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According to my user subpage,
CA: Can't Answer (used in CA Rulebreakers - see Common Lateral Thinking Puzzle Variations)
Rulebreaker - A lateral thinking puzzle where the purpose is to identify what rule the host is using to determine his/her responses.
Rulebreaker (CA) - A specialised version of the above in which the rule determines whether a question(/statement) can be answered or not (as opposed to how it's answered).
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Thanks DP. Thought you might hook me up with the link.
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Does your ROFLcopter go soi soi soi soi soi...?
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Does your ROFLcopter go soi soi soi soi soi...? CA
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Aloe?
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Aloe? CA

It might be easier if you post multiple questions at once. Even if you repeat questions, you might learn something new...I just wouldn't copy and paste.

HINT: If it's not a question, it's automatically CA.
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Cat?
Rat?
Bat?
A fat cat?
A funny rat?
A flying bat?
1?
One?
Zero?
11?
Eleven?
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Cat? CA
Rat? mouse-like?
Bat? Stoker's?
A fat cat? CA
A funny rat? CA
A flying bat? Do there exist other kinds now?
1? CA
One? or more?
Zero? CA
11? CA
Eleven? Is nine less than twenty?
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Quick question: "Cat?" was answerable on March 02 but not on March 12?

Dead bats? ;-)
Eleven bats?
One bat?
Meow?
Oink?
Sixteen?
Purple people?
People eaters?
a?
b?
d?
e?
f?
g?
h?
i?
j?
k?
l?
m?
n?
o?
p?
q?
s?
t?
u?
v?
w?
x?
y?
Eliott85 (Eliott85)
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Quick question: "Cat?" was answerable on March 02 but not on March 12? Correct. "Cat?" was answerable when asked the first time, but not the second.

Dead bats? ;-) CA
Eleven bats? CA
One bat? CA
Meow? Kitty?
Oink? CA
Sixteen? CA
Purple people? CA
People eaters? Wouldn't you run away from them?
a? CA
b? Stinger?
d? Failing?
e? Like F?
f? You failed?
g? Gee whiz?
h? Horsey?
i? socket?
j? blue bird?
k? and jay?
l? Hello?
m? Daddy?
n? and out?
o? Tired?
p? of me?
q? useless?
s? answers?
t? so what?
u? smell bad?
v? Verdi?
w? CA
x? CA
y? Why not?
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Rat?
Bat?
Cat?
Purple?
Yellow?
Red?
Twenty?
Thirty?
One?
O?
P?
Q?
O?
P?
Q?
Twenty?
Thirty?
One?
Purple?
Yellow?
Red?
Rat?
Bat?
Cat?
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Twenty?
Purple?
Rats?
Q?
Thirty?
Yellow?
Bats?
P?
One?
Red?
Cat?
O?
One?
Red?
Cat?
O?
Thirty?
Yellow?
Bats?
P?
Twenty?
Purple?
Rats?
Q?
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Rat? Mousey?
Bat? with wings?
Cat? Feline?
Purple? CA
Yellow? Mellow Yellow?
Red? CA
Twenty? CA
Thirty? more like sixty?
One? CA
O? Oh no?
P? potty?
Q? then u?
O? oh dear?
P? and poo?
Q? and a?
Twenty? CA
Thirty? maybe fifteen?
One? CA
Purple? CA
Yellow? its a color?
Red? CA
Rat? sewers?
Bat? flying?
Cat? black cat?

Twenty? CA
Purple? people eater?
Rats? CA
Q? and r?
Thirty? CA
Yellow? like our own sun?
Bats? CA
P? and corn?
One? two three?
Red? white blue?
Cat? nine tails?
O? oh no?
One? or more?
Red? and black
Cat? purr purr?
O? p q?
Thirty? CA
Yellow? it seems?
Bats? CA
P? toenails?
Twenty? CA
Purple? it's a colour?
Rats? CA
Q? queen quilts?

Assumed that the "O?" were letters, not numbers. Will modify answers if that was not the intention.
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Apples?
Bananas?
Carrots?
Dates?
Eggs?
Figs?
Garlic?
Horseradish?
Icing?
Kiwi?
Leeks?
Mango?
Nuts?
Onions?
Parsely?
Quinoa?
Rutabega?
Spinach?
Turnip?
Ugli?
Veal?
Walnuts?
Ximenia?
Yams?
Zucchini?

Who is Bolapara?
Who is Olapara?
Who is lapara?
Who is Apara?
Who is Para?
Who is Ara?
Who is Ra?
Who is A?
Who is?
Who is Eliott85?
Who is eliott85?
Am I Eliott85?
1 is a number correct?
Is 1 a number?
5 is a number correct?
Is 5 a number?
Am i annoying you right now?
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Apples? CA
Bananas? CA
Carrots? CA
Dates? CA
Eggs? scrambled?
Figs? newtons?
Garlic? CA
Horseradish? CA
Icing? CA
Kiwi? fruit bird?
Leeks? CA
Mango? CA
Nuts? CA
Onions? CA
Parsely? and thyme?
Quinoa? Two possible answers: Either "The food staple?" or "CA"
Rutabega? CA
Spinach? CA
Turnip? Ultra tasty?
Ugli? The tangelo?
Veal? CA
Walnuts? CA
Ximenia? CA
Yams?CA
Zucchini?CA

Who is Bolapara?CA
Who is Olapara?Oh-La-Par-Ah who is this one, isn't it you?
Who is lapara? CA
Who is Apara? Are you Apara, with your B-O-L?
Who is Para? CA
Who is Ara? Arr-Rah isn't someone you know?
Who is Ra? CA
Who is A? Aren't we all really A's?
Who is? CA
Who is Eliott85? CA
Who is eliott85? Shouldn't it be obvious that I am Eliott85?
Am I Eliott85? Wouldn't that mean that you were me, and not in need of these questions?
1 is a number correct? CA
Is 1 a number? CA
5 is a number correct? CA
Is 5 a number?CA
Am i annoying you right now?CA

Hint: There is a link between the questions and my answers, and that link is related to the reason I can/can't answer questions.
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Apples?
Bananas?
rrots?
Dates?
Eggs?
Figs?
Garlic?
Horseradish?
Icing?
Kiwi?
Leeks?
Mango?
Nuts?
Onions?
Parsely?
Quinoa?

Apple?
Banana?
Carrot?
Date?
Egg?
Fig?
Garlics?
Horseradishes?
Icings?

Who is Fredsmith?
Who is Branfla?
Who is olapara?
Who is Fapmak?
Who is Jonas?
Who is apara?
Who is Jona?
Who is ara?
Who is Sam?
Who is El?
Who is el
Who is J?
Who is j
Who is Eliott85?
Who is eliott85?
Am I Eliott85?
One is a number correct?
Is one a number?
Eight is a number correct?
Is Eight a number?
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Apples? CA
Bananas? CA
rrots? CA rrots = rots?
Dates? first ones?
Eggs? scrambled?
Figs? newton?
Garlic? CA
Horseradish? CA
Icing? CA
Kiwi? the bird?
Leeks? CA
Mango? CA
Nuts? CA
Onions? CA
Parsely? sage rosemary? This should have been the answer to my previous asking of this question...the other answer doesn't fit my answering rule
Quinoa? Two possible answers: Either "The food staple?" or "CA"

Apple? Two possible answers: Either "granny smith ones?" or "CA"
Banana? CA
Carrot? CA
Date? CA
Egg? is poached?
Fig? berry?
Garlics? CA
Horseradishes? CA
Icings? CA

Who is Fredsmith? CA
Who is Branfla? (Bran-Flah) is a person, that right?
Who is olapara? CA
Who is Fapmak? CA
Who is Jonas? Just like (Fap-Mack), Jonas is me?
Who is apara? CA
Who is Jona? CA
Who is ara? (Are-Ah), (Joe-Nah), both are people?
Who is Sam? CA
Who is El? I am El, when shortened?
Who is el CA Repost with added info: HINT: If it's not a question (with question mark), it's automatically CA.
Who is J? Wasn't he he William Smith?
Who is j CA See above
Who is Eliott85? CA
Who is eliott85? Didn't I inform you earlier that my name is Eliott?
Am I Eliott85? CA
One is a number correct? CA
Is one a number? CA
Eight is a number correct? CA
Is Eight a number? CA
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who is el?
Who is El?
who is El?
wHo is El?
?Who is El?
?Who is El
?who is el
Who is j?
Who is elio?tt85
bannana?
garlic clover?
clover?
clovers?
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who is el? CA
Who is El? Can't you see I am El?
who is El? Can't you see I'm still me?
wHo is El? Big letters mean nothing
?Who is El? CA -- Not in standard form for a question (? at the beginning)
?Who is El CA -- Not in standard form for a question (? at the beginning)
?who is el CA -- Not in standard form for a question (? at the beginning)
Who is j? Isn't J that Will Smith?
Who is elio?tt85 CA -- Not in standard form for a question (No ? at the end)
bannana? CA
garlic clover?CA
clover?CA
clovers?Interesting?
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do little letters mean something

rat?
bat?
cat?

Who is a rat?
Who is a Rat?
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do little letters mean something? Capitalization is completely irrelevant

rat? CA
bat? Small hint
cat? below

Who is a rat? CA
Who is a Rat? Would not answer "Who's a rat?" here.
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Is it found in a large city?

Does it have a large population?

Are cactuses often seen there?

Was it involved in World War II?

Do bald men wash their head with soap?

If Fed Ex and UPS were to merge, would they call it Fed Up?

Should Johnny brush his teeth?

Does every crayon come in a box?
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Is it found in a large city? CA

Does it have a large population? CA

Are cactuses often seen there? CA

Was it involved in World War II? Would you like to know numbers are to some degree relevant?

Do bald men wash their head with soap? Now you've got two in a row, is this enough to help you solve it?

If Fed Ex and UPS were to merge, would they call it Fed Up? CA

Should Johnny brush his teeth? CA

Does every crayon come in a box? CA
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Correction, the word 'that' should have been in the answer to "Was it involved in World War II?" It should read: "Would you like to know that numbers are to some degree relevant?"
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What is my name?
Is my name "yes"?
Is my name "no"?
Is this sentence false?
If pigs fly, am I Barack Obama?
If Barack Obama were to ride on a flying pig, would that make me the hog?
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If a question is CA, I'll tell you a questions that would have been, as a hint.

What is my name? CA "Will you tell me what my name is now?" would have been answerable
Is my name "yes"? I do not think your name is yes.
Is my name "no"? It's possible your name is no.
Is this sentence false? CA "Is this not true?"
If pigs fly, am I Barack Obama? CA "Am I Obama?"
If Barack Obama were to ride on a flying pig, would that make me the hog? CA "Would I be a hog if Obama flew?
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Can I sing "Ding dong the witch is dead! Which old witch? the wicket witch! ding dong the wicket witch is dead!"?
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Can I sing "Ding dong the witch is dead! Which old witch? the wicket witch! ding dong the wicket witch is dead!"? CA "Is the witch, the wicked witch, that wicked witch finally dead once and for all time?" would have been answerable
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a?
a?
a?
a?
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a? CA "Did you know that a is a letter and it's very own word, and do you find that fascinating?" would have been answerable.
a? b-c?
a? B-C?
a? the word
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a?
b?
c?
d?
e?
f?
g?
h?
i?
j?
k?
l?
m?
n?
o?
p?
q?
r?
s?
t?
u?
v?
x?
w?
y?
z?

ab?
bc?
cd?
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a? Of course?
b? Bumble?
c? This here?
d? Dee Doo?
e? and F?
f? The End?
g? Whiskers?
h? Is it?
i? Odd how?
j? Most all?
k? Letters?
l? Seem to?
m? become?
n? answered?
o? oh Dear?
p? Did I?
q? Let a?
r? Hint slip?
s? You don't?
t? Mind that?
u? Do you?
v? But now?
x? We have?
w? CA "See?" would have been answerable.
y? CA "Oh yeah?" would have been answerable.
z? Why not?
ab? Strong ab?
bc? CA "True?" would have been answerable.
cd? Why put C-D?
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So "Apple" can be answerable or not, depending on how you interpret it? Is it relevant that it can be both a word and a proper (brand) name?
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So "Apple" can be answerable or not, depending on how you interpret it? Is it relevant that it can be both a word and a proper (brand) name? Actually, any word/question can be answerable or not, depending on a condition. That condition is not about the part of speech or how I interpret the contents. HINT: On one of my posts, I gave a pronunciation key for how I said the questions...why would I do that?
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Does it depend on how you divide the word into syllables, so "apple" could be "app-le" or "ap-ple"? (but aren't there actually rules about this?)
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Does it depend on how you divide the word into syllables, so "apple" could be "app-le" or "ap-ple"? (but aren't there actually rules about this?)You are very close to the answer. A difference between "App-le" or "Ap-ple" would not matter, but a difference between...say...the word Quinoa (keen-wah or kee-noh-uh -- both of which are valid pronunciations) would be very important (and was on one of my answers.)
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I can't see how "apple" can have more than one pronunciation--that's why I'm confused. I can see, for example, that "olapara" could be "oh-la-PAR-ah or "oh-LAP-a-ra" (with the emphasized syllable capitalized), but unlike with "apple", you gave a single answer to this one.
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I can't see how "apple" can have more than one pronunciation--that's why I'm confused. I can see, for example, that "olapara" could be "oh-la-PAR-ah or "oh-LAP-a-ra" (with the emphasized syllable capitalized), but unlike with "apple", you gave a single answer to this one. I misunderstood your question a little, I believe. Though pronunciation is crucial to this puzzle (specifically, number of syllables, which I feel you got close enough to earn as a partial-$poiler), there is one other factor which is relevant, which is why some questions would be answerable sometimes but not others.
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***SPOILER***

Congrats to everyone who worked through this one, which was obviously much more obscure than I initially thought.

A statement was answerable iff (if and only if) it had the same number of syllables, when spoken, as the statement that came before it.

***END SPOILER***

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