Adivinanzas en inglés para niños y niñas



You feed it, it lives,


you give it something to drink, it dies.

Solution: Fire

I am you uncle´s brother,
but I am not your uncle.
Who am I?

Solution: your father

What has a head and a tail, but no body?

Solution: coin

What occurs twice in a week,
once in a year
but never in a day?


Solution: the letter E)

It is on your head
and under your hat.
What is it?

Solution: hair

It is round and yellow,
it is like a ball of fire,
it rises in the east,
it sets in the west.
What is it?

Solution: the Sun

A box without hinges, key or lid.
Yet golden treasure inside is hid.

Solution: egg

What has a face and two hands but no arms or legs?

Solution: a Clock

What five-letter word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?

Solution: Short

What word begins and ends with an E but only has one letter?

Solution: Envelope

What has a neck but no head?


Solution: A bottle

What is at the end of a rainbow?

Solution: The letter W

What is as light as a feather, but even the world’s strongest man couldn’t hold it for more than a minute?

What’s green, but not a leaf; copies others, but is not a monkey?

I’m as hard as a rock, but I melt immediately in hot water. What am I?

What comes down but never goes up?



I lose my head every morning but get it back at night. What Am I?





Solutions: His breath, A parrot, An ice cube, Rain, A pillow



Which letter of the alphabet has the most water?

What starts with a P, ends with an E and has thousands of letters?

They come out at night without being called and are lost in the day without being stolen. What are they?

I have wings and able to fly, I’m not a bird yet I soar high in the sky. What am I?

What has one eye but cannot see?

Solutions: The letter C (SEA), The Post Office, Stars, An airplane, A needle

What belongs to you but is used more by others?

Everyone has it and no one can lose it, what is it?

It's been around for millions of years, but it's never more than a month old. What is it?

What gets wetter as it dries?

Where does Friday come before Thursday?

Solutions: Your name, A shadow, The moon, A towel, In the dictionary