Episode 754

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Episode 754 was broadcast on 14 June 1988, and was the fourth quarter-final of Series 15.

Kathleen Vickers played Peter Pryer, with Peter Pryer winning 51 – 36. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Kathleen Vickers Score Peter Pryer Others Max.
1 GZRGEITON GINGER 0 – 7 ZEROING GENITOR*, TRIGONE* 7
2 CALESAWSB CABLES 6 – 7 cabales ☓ ABASES*, BAASES*, CABALS*, SABLES*, SCALES, SWALES* 13
3 LNIRANTOM RATION 12 – 13 NATION MANNITOL* 21
4 50 10 6 8 3 2 → 395 395
50 × 8 − (3 + 2)
22 – 23 395
50 × 8 − (3 + 2)


31
5 YASENOKMN MONKEYS 29 – 30 MONKEYS ANONYMS*, MANNOSE* 38
6 SJAGITRES GAITERS 36 – 37 GAITERS AGISTERS* 46
7 REMATKPIE ampeter ☓ 36 – 44 PRIMATE EMIRATE, EMPTIER*, EPIMERA*, MEATIER, MEERKAT*, PEAKIER*, PEATIER*, TEMPERA* 53
8 75 100 1 2 10 7 → 917 36 – 51 914
(10 − 1) × 100 + 7 × 2

CV: 917 = 10 × 100 − 75 − (7 + 1)

63
9 YETIFLIRT 36 – 51 FERTILITY 73
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