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#214669 - 04/08/14 12:49 PM - - tail on a "c" making it an 's' sound [Re: endymion6]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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delilah

H > C

CEDILLA
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#214670 - 04/08/14 05:06 PM Re: The 'hook' ... [Re: LukeJavan8]
endymion6 Offline
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CEDILLA

L ---- > M


...is that those who proclaim are often those who loudest

DECLAIM ... or so I claim


Edited by endymion6 (04/08/14 05:07 PM)

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#214671 - 04/08/14 06:48 PM 1 if by land and 10 if by sea [Re: endymion6]
wofahulicodoc Offline
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...at least, in binary system. Though mostly here we use

DECLAIM

add S

DECIMALS


(Luke: "CEDILLA" was neat!)

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#214672 - 04/08/14 07:39 PM Re: And when we got to 10 ... [Re: wofahulicodoc]
endymion6 Offline
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DECIMALS

S ---- > X



... we

CLIMAXED Bo, that's not Ravel's Pavane in the background; it's the other one


Edited by endymion6 (04/08/14 07:44 PM)

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#214673 - 04/09/14 09:23 AM Re: Gave a shout out.. [Re: endymion6]
endymion6 Offline
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CLIMAXED

+ E



EXCLAIMED

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#214678 - 04/09/14 07:23 PM Re: Gave a shout out.. [Re: endymion6]
endymion6 Offline
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EXCLAIMED

X ---- > D

.. with conviction (or, if a chef, convection)


DECLAIMED

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#214679 - 04/09/14 09:49 PM ..don't like this one... [Re: endymion6]
wofahulicodoc Offline
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but claiming

C-->G

MIDDLEAGE

I'm too inertial to figure out the next step...

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#214688 - 04/11/14 02:45 AM Re: ..don't like this one... [Re: wofahulicodoc]
endymion6 Offline
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as I too am middle-aged, I've struggled with this ... and had hoped you'd have gone instead from DECLAIMED to MEDICATED .. which might have led to MEDICATES ... then ESTIMATED .. ESTIMATES ...TEAMSTERS ...REMASTERS ...STREAMERS ..STREAMER..

DREAMERS ..REMARKED .. and we could have EMBARKED ...

but may there be no sadness of farewell, milord Alfred ... if we wind up with MIDDLE-AGED or MIDDLE EAR or a medieval MIDDLE AGES ... as I am stumped

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#214691 - 04/11/14 10:50 AM Re: ..don't like this one... [Re: endymion6]
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....Likewise
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#214692 - 04/11/14 10:53 AM grasping at straws [Re: LukeJavan8]
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If I try to sharpen my knife and I do lousy job, is it now

- I

MALEDGED?

And does that help us in any way?

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