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#179779 - 10/23/08 11:24 AM SCRABBLE, anyone?
Coffeebean Offline
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Registered: 02/11/03
Posts: 725
Loc: Oregon, USA
You may add or delete only one letter, and you may scramble the letters to form a new word.

Example:
SKIM
MILK
MILE


Here we go!
BRAIN

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#179784 - 10/23/08 12:14 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: Coffeebean]
thierry Offline
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Registered: 10/23/08
Posts: 1
TRAIN
INAPT


Edited by thierry (10/23/08 12:28 PM)

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#179786 - 10/23/08 12:30 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: thierry]
wofahulicodoc Offline
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Registered: 08/06/01
Posts: 5188
Loc: Worcester, MA
PATINA

(If we're wanting re-arrangement, isn't this more properly Anagrams rather than Scrabble(R) ?)

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#179788 - 10/23/08 12:42 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: wofahulicodoc]
Coffeebean Offline
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Registered: 02/11/03
Posts: 725
Loc: Oregon, USA
I suppose so...

PAINTS

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#179790 - 10/23/08 12:56 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: Coffeebean]
Buffalo Shrdlu Offline
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Registered: 06/24/02
Posts: 7210
Loc: Vermont
STAIN
_________________________
formerly known as etaoin...

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#179792 - 10/23/08 01:10 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: Buffalo Shrdlu]
Alex Williams Offline
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Registered: 01/05/01
Posts: 1814
Loc: Spam Factory

SLAIN

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#179795 - 10/23/08 01:43 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: Coffeebean]
twosleepy Offline
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Registered: 02/28/08
Posts: 876
Loc: western NY
Or "SCRAMBLE"

But, I'm confused on the rules. You said "add or delete one letter", but in your example, "skim", the two given, "milk" and "mile" do not have added OR deleted letters, only changed letters! So, are the choices to add, delete or change one letter, and rearrange if desired? Here are mine:

BRAN (shea.. he he)
BAIRN (love that word!)
ROBIN
BARING

And continuing from Alex Williams's:

LASING

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#179797 - 10/23/08 01:51 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: twosleepy]
BranShea Offline
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Registered: 06/23/06
Posts: 5284
Loc: Netherlands, the Hague
Yep,it's not clear. From the example it looks like the amount of letters should stay the same. Take and give one or scramble.
No?

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#179800 - 10/23/08 02:23 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: BranShea]
TheFallibleFiend Offline
veteran

Registered: 01/23/02
Posts: 1523
Loc: Virginia, USA
BRAIN
NADIR
DRANK
PRANK
SPANK
PACKS
LACKS
LICKS
SKILL
SKULL

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#179801 - 10/23/08 04:13 PM Re: SCRABBLE, anyone? [Re: TheFallibleFiend]
olly Offline
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Registered: 12/18/06
Posts: 956
Loc: Auckland, New Zealand
SCULL
CULLS
CLUBS
BLUES
BLUSH
SLUSH

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