Boggle BrainBuster: Find the Countries
How many words can you find?
Exercise your mind by searching for words nestled in the Boggle cube, the more letters the better – plus bonus words to up the ante! Find as many words as you can by linking letters up, down, side-to-side, and diagonally, writing words on a blank sheet of paper. You may only use each letter box once within a single word. Play with a friend and compare word signs, crossing out common words. Train the brain with Boggle!
Bonus answers to Boggle Brain Building Puzzle below
Train the Brain with Boggle: Puzzle Answers
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