Issue #25   •   Quarter 3/4 Edition   •   December 2018


2013q3-fun-area idea

  1. What is the longest word in the English language that contains only one vowel?


  2. Find a word that can follow or precede each word in the following group to make four common items:
    Carrier, love, opener, head?

    {slide=Answer|closed}The word is "Letter".{/slides}

  1. What is the shortest sentence in the English language?

    {slide=Answer|closed} I am. {/slides}

  2. Through me you talk but I'm not a phone.
    Without me the Internet is slow as a dial tone.
    You may have seen me in a groovy 60's light.
    And without me your cell would not function right.
    In some applications I'm hot enough to bake.
    And I look like a well lit up snake.
    What am I?

    {slide=Answer|closed} A fibre-optic line. {/slides}