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#151 2009-01-04 00:23:47

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#152 2009-01-04 00:36:47

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Answer to #235:-
Thats correct, Janefairfax! Well done!


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#153 2009-01-04 00:43:15

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#239. What is 'Morphology'?

#240. What does 'spaghetti' mean?

#241. What does 'germane' mean?

#242. What does 'camaraderie' mean?


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#154 2009-01-04 00:45:57

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#155 2009-01-04 00:56:51

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Answer to #241 :
Correct, Janefairfax!

#243. What does 'rapture' mean?

#244. What does 'opulent' mean?

#245. What does 'archaic' mean?


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#156 2009-01-04 01:31:59

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#157 2009-01-04 01:49:48

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Answer to #244:-
You are right, Janefairfax! Good work!

#246. What does 'platonic' mean?

#247. What is 'pantheism'?

#248. What is 'quorum'?

#249. What is 'cuneiform'?


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#158 2009-01-04 02:05:56

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#159 2009-01-04 02:16:54

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Answer to #249:
Thats right, JaneFairfax!
G o o d !!!

#250. Who or what is a 'dodo'?

#251. What is 'carcass'?

#252. What is 'scaffold'?


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#160 2009-01-04 02:39:09

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#161 2009-01-04 02:57:14

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Answer to #251:-
Correct, Janefairfax!
But

is what the Dictionary says.
Well done, Janefairfax!


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#162 2009-01-04 03:02:28

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#253. What is an 'amalgam'?

#254. What does the phrase 'sub judice' mean?

#255. What is 'amortization'?


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#163 2009-01-04 03:34:14

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#164 2009-01-04 03:44:06

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Answer to #253:-
You are correct, Janefairfax! Very good!

#256. What does 'congenital' mean?

#257. What is 'exonerate'?

#258. What is 'amnesty'?

#259. What is 'exuberate'?

#260. What is 'mayhem'?


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#165 2009-01-04 04:50:17

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#166 2009-01-04 16:36:32

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Answer to #257:-
Correct, Janefairfax!
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#167 2009-01-04 16:44:51

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#168 2009-01-04 23:40:59

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#169 2009-01-05 01:22:44

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Answers to #250 and #260:-
Both of you, careless25 and JaneFairfax are correct!
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#261. What is a 'bastion'?

#262. what is a 'barricade'?

#263. What does 'hegemony' mean?

#264. What does 'acrid' mean?

#265. What does 'abracadabra' mean?


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#170 2009-01-05 08:31:32

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Last edited by careless25 (2009-01-05 08:32:12)

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#171 2009-01-05 23:50:59

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careless25,
Nice triangle you made!
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But can you guess what it means?


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#172 2009-01-06 02:31:25

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Re: English language puzzles

#266. What is 'sycophancy'?

#267. What is 'procrastination'?

#268. Who or what is 'harbinger'?

#269. What is 'sacrilege'?

#270. Who is a 'nihilist'?


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#173 2009-01-06 08:08:54

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But can you guess what it means?

roflol
click it to find out!
2 questions i answered.:D

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#174 2009-01-06 08:11:28

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#175 2009-01-06 16:55:00

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Answer to #267:
big_smile You got it right!


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