[WGF:5] Just two of my favorite things…
Hi there. What’s THIS?? Yes, your Weekly Geographical Factoid is coming to you a bit early here this week. And as an Extra Special Treat, it involves this week’s Sunday Puzzle from NPR. Actually, to be more specific, it is this week’s Sunday Puzzle from NPR.
Step 1. Find five five-letter country names (i.e., China).
Step 2. Use the middle letter from each of the five country names to spell a sixth five-letter country name.
Will had reasons for stipulating that he does not want the answer that includes the Pacific Island Nation of Palau.
I have my answer, what’s yours?
You can submit your answers to NPR by clicking here.
You can submit your answers to me by commenting on this post. And as usual, the first person to give me a correct response will get an awesome prize from another country.
There are many sites listing all the countries in the world, and there are some variations among those lists. For consistency’s sake, let’s use the short-form name list on the US Department of State website.