Rearranging Titles On The Magazine Rack
Filed by KOSU News in Art & Life.
December 18, 2011
On-Air Challenge: Rearrange a series of anagrams to identify some well-known magazines. For example, if given “never point,” rearrange the letters to spell “Prevention,” the name of a popular health magazine.
Last Week’s Challenge: Think of an animal whose name contains the letter “O.” Change the “O” to an “H”, and rearrange the result to name another animal. What animals are these?
Answer: Change the “O” in “antelope” to an H, and rearrange the letters to spell “elephant.” “Orca” and “char” is an alternative pairing.
Winner: Jack Hostetler of West Palm Beach, Fla.
Next Week’s Challenge: Take the word “at.” Put a man’s first name on each side of it, and say the word out loud. Phonetically, you’ll get a word that describes a growing part of our country. What is it?
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. [Copyright 2011 National Public Radio]