The mentalfloss.com Brain Game continues today with Tuesday Test Time. Good luck!

Each of the following seven words can be modified in the same way to create a series of common three-word phrases. Can you figure out how?

BIT     INCH     LITTLE
MINUTE     ONE     SIDE     STEP

Here is my SOLUTION.

SOLUTION:

Each can be rendered in an "XXX by XXX" format.

BIT by BIT
INCH by INCH
LITTLE by LITTLE
MINUTE by MINUTE
ONE
by ONE
SIDE by SIDE
STEP by STEP

NOTE: These types of puzzles tend to lend themselves to multiple "correct" answers. If you came up with an alternate solution that you consider correct, feel free to add it to the comments below. Thanks for playing!