Each sentence has a blank. Fill the blank with the name of a vegetable that can complete the sentence in a "punny" way. For example: Apologizing profusely, the boy said, "You don't know how sorry I _____." The answer would be "yam" ("I am").
Last Week's Challenge
This challenge comes from Ed Pegg Jr., who runs MathPuzzle.com.
Write down the digits from 2 to 7, in order. Add two mathematical symbols to get an expression equaling 2010. What symbols are these?
ANSWER: 2345*6/7 = 2010
WINNER: Tor Kingdon of Albuquerque, N.M.
Next Week's Challenge
Think of a familiar 10-letter hyphenated word that uses all seven letters of the alphabet from "F" to "L" plus three other letters of your choosing. What word is it? It's a word everyone knows, and it's in some dictionaries.
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