Riddles and answers

  • AT THE SOUND OF ME, MEN MAY DREAM OR STAMP THEIR FEET. AT THE SOUND OF ME WOMEN MAY LAUGH OR SOMETIMES WEEP. WHAT AM I?

MUSIC

  • I TURN ONCE, WHAT IS OUT WILL NOT GET IN. I TURN AROUND AGAIN, WHAT IS IN WILL NOT GET OUT. WHAT AM I?

KEY

  • YOU MEASURE MY LIFE IN HOURS AND I SERVE YOU BY EXPIRING. I DIE QUICK WHEN I’M THIN AND SLOW WHEN I’M FAT. THE WIND IS MY ENEMY. WHO AM I?

CANDLE

  • I NEVER WAS, AM ALWAYS TO BE, NO ONE EVER SAW ME NOR EVER WILL AND YET I AM THE CONFIDENCE OF ALL TO LIVE AND BREATH ON THIS TERRESTRIAL BALL. WHAT AM I?

TOMORROW

  • WHAT CAN BE SWALLOWED BUT ALSO SWALLOW YOU?

AIR

  • DIE WITHOUT ME, NEVER THANK ME. WALK RIGHT THROUGH ME, NEVER FEEL ME, ALWAYS WATCHING, NEVER SPEAKING. ALWAYS LURKING, NEVER SEEN. WHAT AM I?

TWELVE

  • WHEN ASKED HOW OLD SHE WAS SUZIE REPLIED: “IN TWO YEARS I WILL BE TWICE AS OLD AS I WAS 5 YEARS AGO”. HOW OLD IS SHE?

MIRROR

  • THERE IS ONE SPORT IN WHICH NEITHER THE SPECTATORS NOR THE PARTICIPANTS KNOW THE SCORE OR THE LEADER UNTIL THE CONTEST ENDS. WHAT IS IT?

BOXING

  • WHAT IS THAT WHICH EVERY LIVING PERSON HAS SEEN BUT WILL NEVER SEE AGAIN?

YESTERDAY

  • FIRST I AM DRIED THEN I AM WET, THE LONGER I SWIM, THE MORE TASTE YOU GET. WHAT AM I?

TEA