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Can you name the riddles?

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What goes up and never comes down?
Poke your fingers in my eyes and I will open wide my jaws. What am I?
What holds water, but is full of holes?
It's been around for millions of years, but is never a month old. What is it?
What belongs to you, but others use it more than you?
The more there is, the less you see. What am I?
The more you take, the more you leave behind. What are they?
What goes up and down the stair without moving?
What can you catch, but not throw?
I run over fields and woods all day. Under the bed at night I sit not alone. My tongue hangs out, up and to the rear, awaiting to be filled in the morning. What am I?
Give it food and it will live; Give it water, and it will die. What is it?
Take off my skin, I won't cry, but you will. What am I?
What can go up, and come down without moving?
What gets wetter and wetter the more it dries?
What's black and white and red/read all over?
What Goes around the world but stays in one corner?
The man who invented it doesn't want it. The man who bought it doesn't need it. The man who needs it doesn't know it. What is it?
What Cheese is made backwards?
I am weightless, but you can see me. Put me in a bucket, and I'll make it lighter. What am I?
I am as light as a feather, yet the strongest man can't hold me for much more than a minute. What am I?
What goes up when rain comes down?
What word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?
We see it once in a year, twice in a week, and never in a day. What is it?

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