"Punctuation missing from Lets eat Grandma?" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 11 Oct 2023

"Punctuation missing from Lets eat Grandma?" NYT crossword answer is:

COMMA (5 letters length)

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The New York Times crossword puzzle on October 11, 2023 featured a clue that asked for the punctuation missing from the phrase "Let's eat Grandma?". This phrase is a classic example of a homonym, which is a word that is pronounced the same as another word but has a different meaning. In this case, the missing punctuation is an apostrophe, which changes the meaning of the phrase from cannibalism to an invitation to eat.

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