Below is a “haystack” of ten words. Nine of the words in the haystack, if paired with one of three mystery words, will produce a common phrase or compound word. When you are finished, each mystery word will be paired with exactly three words from the haystack, leaving only one word unmatched. That one word is the “needle.” Can you find it?
Mystery Word #1:
Mystery Word #2:
Mystery Word #3:
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Mystery Word #1: CARD: business card, card stock, wild card
Mystery Word #2: WATER: water closet, salt water, tap water
Mystery Word #3: POWER: power cord, power nap, superpower
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