Hint: The question is written in English, but not in its usually order.
Reading one letter from the top row and then one from the bottom row, the puzzle reads: 'How many letters does this puzzle have'.
Last week my wife and I found ourselves stranded on an island, oops!
Unfortunately, we were also stranded with our two sons, with no clear means of rescue.
Luckily, I came across an old rickety boat which I knew could carry either one adult or two children.
How did I rescue my family?
Hint: The sons row across first.
The two sons rowed to safety first, one son rowed back.
I rowed to safety and the other son rowed back to the island.
The two sons rowed to safety first, one son rowed back again.
My wife rowed to safety and the other son rowed back.
Finally, the two sons rowed to safety.
What letter comes next in this sequence:
M A M J J ==?==
Hint: There are 12 items in the complete list.
The sequence is March, April, May, June, July, August.
What occurs four times in every week, twice in every month...
...but only once in a year?
Hint: You may have to think a little laterally.
Answer: The letter E.