there Is a word/phrase Nefariously inserted into this question/post.
Can you find it?
i do indeed hope this puzzle will fasinate you Or at least Retain your interest for a while!
i Really enjoyed making this puzzle; hopefully you will Enjoy solving it just as much!
i am very sorry if my inglish isn't perfect in this post, but alas, it may help you in solving.
i am Creating this post on wenesday july 1st, can you solve it before the fifth?
be warned: there is alot of difficulty.
so therefore, my deer friends, i will start you off with a hint: i have, in some way, used the word/phrase in this post.
To be honest, i hope you do not get an answer that is incorrect! good luck!

Hint 1 (6/3):

Spelling errors are there for a reason.

Hint 2 (6/5):

Think of the missing letters...

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    $\begingroup$ Don't bother trying to fix the english lol :) $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 1, 2020 at 19:54
  • $\begingroup$ rot13(Gjb fcnprf nsgre rnpu fragrapr) $\endgroup$
    – Mordechai
    Commented Jul 1, 2020 at 20:04
  • $\begingroup$ @Mordechai rot13(Gur gjb fcnprf nsgre rnpu fragrapr vf whfg gb znxr n arj yvar sbe nfgurgvp checbfrf (Gung'f ubj fgnpx rkpunatr'f grkg sbezng jbexf)... bgurejvfr vg jbhyq whfg ybbx yvxr n tvnag obevat pbashfvat cnentencu.) $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 1, 2020 at 20:07
  • $\begingroup$ Are you sure cryptic-clues is accurate? It refers to a specific type of crossword clue that can be split into definition and wordplay. $\endgroup$
    – Deusovi
    Commented Jul 1, 2020 at 20:17
  • $\begingroup$ I thought it was but to be honest, you would know more than me so i'll remove it. @Deusovi $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 1, 2020 at 20:21

3 Answers 3


How about

"A Decoy"

With the hint in mind,

You can take the missing letters from the misspelled words (u, fasinated, inglish, wenesday, alot and deer), to get "yo + c + e + d + "space" + a".


You can take the anagram of "yoced a" to get "A Decoy".

This fits with clues because:

It is not the obvious answer, as stated by the clues.
There is a decoy used in the form of the obvious answer of "INCORRECT"

  • $\begingroup$ I cannot say if this is correct or not until you tell me how I used it in the problem $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 5, 2020 at 18:21
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    $\begingroup$ @Ankit rot13(Vf gur "qrpbl" gur nafjre bs "Vapbeerpg"(sebz gur pncvgnyvmrq yrggref) gur qrpbl?) $\endgroup$
    – Goose
    Commented Jul 5, 2020 at 18:24
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    $\begingroup$ Lrf gung vf pbeerpg, V'z chggvat na rqvg va lbhe nafjre $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 5, 2020 at 18:53
  • $\begingroup$ @Ankit Shouldn't this answer be accepted and the bounty awarded to QuantumTwinkie? $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 9, 2020 at 9:03
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    $\begingroup$ @BarryPoppins Sorry I was busy at work and forgot. I just accepted. I hope you enjoyed the puzzle. $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 9, 2020 at 21:04

Second attempt:

The initial of the misspelt words (fasinated, inglish, wenesday, alot, deer) spell out "fiwad"

If you let Google Translate detect the language it turns out that

"fiwad" means "farewell" in Somali

Where did you use it?

You end the post with a "good luck": "farewell" is literally a wish of good luck on a journey.

My first answer was too trivial, this one is totally bonkers. It is left to the reader to decide which is worse

  • $\begingroup$ This answer is also incorrect. You are a lot closer than I had expected someone to come after just a few hours though so good job. You are on the right track. Although your answer was incorrect, I like the ingenuity so i gave you a +1. $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 2, 2020 at 0:17
  • $\begingroup$ Yay, I have never been on the right track before! I mean, in life, not just in puzzling. Still stuck and waiting for an epiphany though... $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 2, 2020 at 17:19

May be too simple to be the right answer, but is it:



The capital letters spell the word "incorrect", it is used in the last sentence and the English used is indeed "incorrect"

  • $\begingroup$ Although I know think that rot13( "V ubcr lbh qb abg trg na nafjre gung vf vapbeerpg!" zvtug zrna gung "vapbeerpg" vf abg gur nafjre lbh ner ybbxvat sbe). Me sad... $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 1, 2020 at 22:12
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    $\begingroup$ Your answer is incorrect. haha. good try tho. Your comment explains why it is incorrect and the several references to the puzzle being hard is further proof for that. $\endgroup$
    – Ankit
    Commented Jul 2, 2020 at 0:15

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