Letter Drop
    Footnotes

    “Letter Drop,” Friend, May 1972, 22

    Letter Drop

    Drop two letters into the right spaces, and each pair of letters will sound like the word described.

    B C D E I M T V Z L N K

    Use these letters as often as you wish.

    1. L N

    a girl’s name (ELLEN)

    2.

    when you don’t brush your teeth

    3.

    a climbing plant

    4.

    shot from a gun

    5.

    how kindergarten problems seem when you’re in the 6th grade

    6.

    how a snowball feels

    7.

    your tummy just before lunch

    Answers:

    • (2) D K—decay, (3) I V—ivy, (4) B B—B B, (5) E Z—easy, (6) I C—icy, (7) M T—empty