Sunday Puzzle: Rhyme Time
On-air challenge: I'm going to give you two 4-letter words. Rearrange the letters in each of them to make two new words that rhyme.
Example: CAFE, SAVE --> FACE, VASE
1. COLA, LOSE
2. NEAR, RENT
3. LIVE, LIMA
4. DAIS, DEAL
5. SING, DENY
6. EACH, BEAK
7. OPUS, POLO
8. PALE, KEEN
9. RELY, RITE
10. ONCE, NEWS
11. OARS, OGRE
12. WENT, ROTO
13, THAW, THUS
14. ISLE, ZEAL
Last week's challenge: This week's challenge comes from listener Eric Berlin. Take an 11-letter word with two D's in it. If you drop both D's, you'll get a world capital followed by a sign of the zodiac. What's the 11-letter word?
Challenger answer: DROMEDARIES --> Rome, Aries
Winner: Alan Winson of Oakland, Calif.
This week's challenge: This week's challenge comes from listener Steve Baggish of Arlington, Mass. Think of a common two-word phrase, in nine letters, naming something that makes it easy to get money. Rearrange its letters to spell another common two-word phrase naming something that makes it hard to get money. What phrases are these?
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 by Thursday, July 25 at 3 p.m. ET.
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