On-air challenge: Change one letter in each word to name something to eat.
Ex. STEAL —> STEAK
17. RAN OUT
Last week's challenge: This challenge came from Joseph Young of St. Cloud, Minn. Take the singular and plural forms of a particular noun. Remove the first two letters of the singular form and you'll name a country. Remove one letter from inside the plural form to name another country. What words and countries are these?
Answer: Yeoman, yeomen —> Oman, Yemen
Winner: Shaun Kuter of Phoenix, Ariz.
Next week's challenge: A playful challenge comes from Carole Highland of Ephrata, Wash. The name of what vehicle, spelled backward, becomes phonetically a four-word phrase identifying another vehicle?
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, Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. ET.