NameGame #10
The Will Shortz Puzzles




Every week, a million and a half people tune in to National Public Radio's Weekend Edition(R) Sunday to hear Will Shortz, "The Puzzlemaster," present his on-air puzzles and weekly challenges. Presented here for the first time in visual form is a sampling of Will's best word puzzles from NPR.



THREEBIES

Every answer has three syllables,
and each syllable starts with a "B".

2-D

Every answer is a two-word
phrase, each word starts with "D".

FINE FUN

Every answer is a two syllable word,
and each syllable starts with an "F".

TWO G's

Every answer is a two syllable word,
and each syllable starts with a "G".

DOUBLE H

Every answer is a word, name,
or phrase containing a double "H".

Lotsa Luck

Every answer is a two word name or phrase,
both starting with the letter "L".

One or the Other

For each two word phrase, provide a 3rd word which
rhymes with one AND is an antonym of the other

Teen Problem

Every answer ends in the
sound "teen" (any spelling)

After Words

What word follows these 3 words
...every answer has 7 letters.

Two by Two

For each word, add another starting with
the same 2 letters that makes a common phrase.

B and B

Every answer starts and
ends with the letter "B".

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