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(attributed to Winston Churchill; I make no claim as to its validity)

Thought for the day: there's certainly no discussion about beginning a sentence with a preposition - so why ending thus? (19)

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Thus do passionate linguists and logophiles dispute, seeking an elusive consistency in the way English language users speak and write. (20)

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Excellent finish (2).


----please, draw me a sheep----
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Finish with twenty. (3)

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Twenty will be plenty. (4)

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Plenty of delights were served (5)


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Served properly cooked, turnips are yummy ! (6)

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Yummy food can often do you good. (7)

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Good things come to those who wait; right? (8)


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Right, then – I shall be patient and keep waiting. (9)

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