In this week's on-air puzzle, every answer is a compound word or a familiar two-word phrase in which the first part has a long I vowel sound and the second part has a long O sound. Both parts have just one syllable. For example, given "a small pink flower growing in a field," the answer would be "wild rose."
Challenge from Last Week: Think of a well-known person on TV who has eight letters in his or her first name and four letters in the last. The last name consists of consonant, vowel, consonant, consonant. If you change the vowel in the last name to an A, the result is a word that is defined by the first name.
The answer: Wolfgang Puck (pack)
The winner: Diane Mordahl of Cheyenne, Wyo.
Next Week's Challenge: The phrases "part time" and "time share" are familiar phrases with "time" in them, and the adjoining words, "part" and "share," are synonyms. Find two phrases that work similarly with the word "child." What are they?