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Episode 1846

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Episode 1846 was broadcast on 26 September 1996, and was the second semi-final of Series 32.

Alan Sinclair played Craig Douglas, with Alan Sinclair winning 55 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Alan Sinclair Score Craig Douglas Others Max.
1 RAGUDESQA SQUARED 7 – 7 SQUARED SUGARED 7
2 TOCILEYNV VELOCITY 15 – 7 VIOLENT 15
3 JICAGBERF CABER 20 – 7 fibrage ☓ RIBCAGE 22
4 75 1 8 5 4 10 → 421 418
(75 − 4) × (5 + 1) − 8
27 – 14 418
(75 − 4) × (5 + 1) − 8

CV: 421 = (75 + 10) × 5 − 4

32
5 PADUZLAWT ADULT 32 – 19 WALTZ ADAPT, DWAAL*, PLAZA 37
6 XLOREYSAB BARLEY 32 – 26 BARLEYS BORAXES, ROSEBAY*, SOBERLY, SOLEBAR* 44
7 NOWATGIKT WAKING 38 – 32 TOWING TAKING*, TAWING*, TOKING*, TOTING* 50
8 25 4 7 1 1 8 → 610 609
(7 − 1) × 4 × 25 + 8 + 1
45 – 39 609
(7 − 1) × 4 × 25 + 8 + 1

CV: 610 = (8 × 25 + 1) × (4 − 1) + 7

60
9 FAINTLINE INFANTILE
(1.5 seconds)
55 – 39 70
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