Reduplicated Elements

In the on-air puzzle, every answer involves reduplicative words. An example is ping pong, whereby the first half is the same as the second half, only the vowel changes. So if the clue is "table tennis," then the answer would be "ping pong."

Challenge from Last Week: Think of the name of a current world leader, take the letters in the first half of the first name and the letters in the first half of the last name, then rearrange them to spell the language of this leader's country. Who's the leader and what's the language?

Answer: The leader is Angela Merkel, and the country is Germany.

Winner: Suzanne King from Manvel, Texas

This Week's Challenge: Think of a familiar man's name in four letters. Change the first letter to the next letter in the alphabet, and you'll get another familiar man's name. What names are these?



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