Episode 1931

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Episode 1931 was broadcast on 30 January 1997, as part of Series 34.

Caroline Jago played John Parker, with Caroline Jago winning 55 – 45, after a tie-break conundrum. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ken Bruce, and the lexicographer was Joanna Kay.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Caroline Jago Score John Parker Others Max.
1 BYTEOCZIT BITTY 5 – 0 bottie ☓ OBTECT* 6
2 GNOEBXDRI BODING 11 – 6 BRIDGE BOINGED*, ERODING, GROINED*, IGNORED, REDOING* 13
3 JGHEUANPC PAUNCH 17 – 12 CHANGE GAUCHE*, UNCAGE* 19
4 75 2 6 1 8 10 → 392 391 ☓ 17 – 19 393
(6 − 1) × 75 + 10 + 8

CV: 392 = (75 − 10) × 6 + 2

29
5 TRUATRMUD TART 21 – 23 MATT DATUM, DURRA*, DURUM*, MUDRA* 34
6 RTHEISADW WITHERS 28 – 30 STAIDER DISHWATER 52
7 SNTEIKSRA RESITS 28 – 38 STAINERS SNARKIEST* 70
8 25 1 9 5 4 6 → 903 904
9 × 4 × 25 + 5 − 1
35 – 45 902
9 × 4 × 25 + 6 − 5 + 1

CV: 903 = (9 × 25 + 1) × 4 − (6 − 5)

80
9 CREASINGS CARESSING
(22.75 seconds)
45 – 45 cragginess ☓
(7.25 seconds)
90
TB JANEGRIBB JABBERING
(5 seconds)
55 – 45 90
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