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Blend Words

Blend words are words that are crunched together to form new words. Knowing the origin of each word can be a help to spellers.

brunch breakfast + lunch
  glimmer gleam + shimmer
  moped motor + pedal
  motel motor + hotel
  motorcade motor + cavalcade
  smash smack + mash
  smog smoke + fog
  splatter splash + spatter
  squiggle squirm + wriggle
  telethon television + marathon
  twirl twist + whirl

 

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