I recently had a conversation with my son about the past tense of the word "shake." He commented that if the past tense of "shake" is "shook" then the past tense of "bake" should be "book" and "make" should be "mook". I could only reply that English is indeed a funny language. Have some fun with today's Nevada puzzle, which involves another aspect of this same issue:
Tomorrow we'll be in California.