Verbal Reasoning – Insert a Letter

With this type of question you are given two incomplete words. The last letter of the first word and the first letter of the second word is missing. The student is required to find the one letter that completes the first word and begins the second word.

This is really a vocabulary challenge. Solving these involves running through the words that you know (and can spell) and determining what fits.

Lets look at an example:


In this style of question, the missing letter will complete both words…

TRANSFE(…) and (…)EADY

Clearly, the letter ‘R’ will complete both words:


Verbal Reasoning – Complete the Words Questions