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Guess the Smile Secret Sound and WIN a share of R250 000!

The Smile Secret Sound is back! And in 2018 it’s worth a whopping quarter of a MILLION Rand.


All you need to do is tune in to Smile Breakfast every morning, call in when Bobby and Lindy open the lines and identify the Smile Secret Sound. If you’re correct, you win the money on offer at the time … it’s as simple as that!


The Referee has assured us that all sounds come from everyday objects or experiences; and that there will be more winners this year!


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Previous Guesses:

Smile Secret Sound: January


Secret Sound Guesses – February

Thursday 1 February

  • Dominoes standing up and then falling over
  • Putting paper through a shredder
  • Putting a pot on the stove when there’s water underneath

Friday 2 February

  • Bubble wrap being popped
  • A block and chain
  • Pasta rolling through a pasta machine

Monday 5 February

  • Cutting through a watermelon with a knife
  • A Yankee pump action screwdriver
  • Something falling out of a vending machine

Tuesday 6 February

  • A wall-mounted manual coffee grinder
  • Shuffling dominoes
  • Pushing the button on a vape or e-sigarette

Wednesday 7 February

  • Putting a bag of groceries down on a counter
  • A pestle and mortar
  • The sound of grinding glass

Thursday 8 February

  • A comb-binder for binding books
  • A knife cutting through vegetables on a chopping board
  • When a tree falls after chopping it down
  • Rubbing two stones together

Friday 9 February

  • Pulling on the plastic packaging inside a cereal box
  • A ring-binder machine
  • Unwrapping, biting and chewing a Crunchy chocolate
  • Riffling a deck of playing cards

Monday 12 February

  • The crackling of burning wood on a braai fire
  • Sucking the last bit of cool-drink in a can through a straw
  • Dragging a suitcase with wheels
  • Tearing cling film off from the roll

Tuesday 13 February

  • An old manual credit card machine
  • A metal chain being put on the ground
  • Ice cubes into cold water
  • Himalayan pink salt grinder

Wednesday 14 February

  • Closing up a box with box tape
  • Unfolding the silver sunshield for the windscreen of your car
  • A Venetian blind pulled up or let down

Thursday 15 February

  • Letting pages run through your fingers
  • Ice crushing from an ice dispenser
  • Cutting through paper with scissors

Friday 16 February

  • A combine harvester
  • Turning the lever on a gum-ball machine
  • A packet of noodles being crushed

Monday 19 February

  • The plastic bag dispenser for fruit and veggies
  • Coal briquettes being dispensed from the bag
  • Sharpening a knife on a stone
  • Crushing salt and coriander in a pestle and mortar

Tuesday 20 February

  • Wiggling ice cubes out of a tray
  • A pestle and mortar
  • An emergency tool bag pulled out the boot of a Hyundai Tuscon
  • Cutting celery ribs on a wooden board

Wednesday 21 February

  • The wheels of a skateboard
  • Packing billiard balls in the triangle and dropping the 8-ball in
  • Dropping venetian blinds fast

Thursday 22 February

  • Cutting through an onion on a wooden block
  • Cutting through a slice of toast
  • Removing a pot plant from its pot

Friday 23 February

  • A packet of nuts and bolts emptied onto a table
  • Crumpling up an envelope that’s been opened
  • Opening and unrolling a roll of tin foil


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