A Nonsensical Sentence is a puzzle in Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires' Conspiracy.


Two people are chatting at work while using their computers.

'My ????? is acting strange today.'

'I didn't know you had a pet!'

The conversation doesn't seem to make much sense. See if you can work out the five-letter word that goes in the place of the '?????'.


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The second person thinks the first person is talking about their pet, but that is a misunderstanding.

The confusion has come about because the same word has different meanings.

Something was acting strange while they were using the computer.

What do you use to operate a computer that has the same name as an animal?



Bad luck.

There seems to be some sort of misunderstanding.


You did it!

The thing that was acting strange was a computer mouse, not an actual mouse.

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