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Put An EE On It

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Put An EE On It

Put An EE On It

Put An EE On It

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On-Air Challenge

This game involves two words. The challenge is to add an EE sound at the end of the first word to get the second word. Example: For "A person with a bank account" and "tasty" — the answer would be "saver" and "savory."

Last Week's Challenge

Take the word "BROOKLYNITE." Rearrange these 11 letters to get the names of two world capitals. What are they?

ANSWER: Tokyo and Berlin

WINNER: Ann Miller of Wildwood, Mo.

Next Week's Challenge

This comes from listener Al Gorey of Cozy Lake, N.J.: Name an animal in two syllables. Add an S at the end of the first syllable, and you'll get the name of an old TV show. The second syllable, phonetically, is the name of a current TV show. What animal is this?

Submit Your Answer

If you know the answer to next week's challenge, submit it here. Listeners who submit correct answers win a chance to play the on-air puzzle. Important: Include a phone number where we can reach you Thursday at 3 p.m. Eastern.