Episode 1916

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Episode 1916 was broadcast on 9 January 1997, as part of Series 34.

Jeremy Cook played Norman Metcalfe, with Norman Metcalfe winning 44 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Joanna Kay.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jeremy Cook Score Norman Metcalfe Others Max.
1 MSEODTGUL SLUDGE 6 – 6 STODGE LOUDEST*, MODULES*, MOULTED, TOUSLED* 7
2 RBNEERRAI BARREN 6 – 13 BARRIER BARRENER 15
3 AOLTKIESV VESTAL 6 – 20 TALKIES VIOLATES 23
4 25 7 1 10 2 1 → 756 756
25 × (2 + 1) × 10 + 7 − 1
16 – 30 756
25 × (2 + 1) × 10 + 7 − 1


33
5 XNSIEAZNL ALIENS 22 – 30 LINES AZINES*, INSANE, LANIES*, LIANES*, LINENS, SALINE*, SIENNA*, SILANE*, ZANIES* 39
6 CTOUFECND COUNTED 29 – 37 COUNTED CONFUTED 47
7 SPYIEORVC COVERS 29 – 44 COPIERS VICEROYS 55
8 75 2 2 6 8 3 → 350 350
(75 + 8 + 3) × 2 × 2 + 6
39 – 44 353


65
9 MAINCOINS 39 – 44 INSOMNIAC 75
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