1. prosecute SUE
2. scoundrel CUR (or perhaps CON)
3. falsities LIES
4. stockings SOCKS
5. pantaloons PANTS
6. brackets BRACES
Other answers were possible.
Five words that contain GM as a letter pair have had all of their other letters removed and placed into a pool.
You have to put those letters back in their proper places to find the words.
Here are the words:
**GM*, **GM**, ***GM*, ****GM, **GM***
And here is the pool:
A, A, A, A, B, E, E, H, I, L, N, N, P, P, S, T, T, U, Y, Y
*Note, the first person with the correct answer gets the bonus point.