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Episode 3991

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==Rounds==
==Rounds==
{{Rounds-start|Clive Johnson|Marie Hayden}}
{{Rounds-start|Clive Johnson|Marie Hayden}}
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{{R-letters| 1|TMJHIEASV|JIVES    |ATHEISM  |                                                         | 0|  7|  7}}
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{{R-letters| 1|TMJHIEASV|JIVES    |ATHEISM  |                   | 0|  7|  7}}
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{{R-letters| 2|DNLEOUDSD|SOUNDED  |NODULES  |DODDLES*, LOUDENS*, NODDLED*, NODDLES*                   | 7| 14| 14}}
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{{R-letters| 2|DNLEOUDSD|SOUNDED  |NODULES  |DODDLES*, LOUDENS*, NODDLED*, NODDLES*| 7| 14| 14}}
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{{R-letters| 3|NRKTPAIER|PAINTER  |PARTNER  |TERRAPIN*                                                 |14| 21| 22}}
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{{R-letters| 3|NRKTPAIER|PAINTER  |PARTNER  |TERRAPIN*           |14| 21| 22}}
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{{R-letters| 4|LWROAELSN|SWOLLEN  |sallower {{X}}|LLANEROS                                             |21| 21| 30}}
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{{R-letters| 4|LWROAELSN|SWOLLEN  |sallower {{x}}|LLANEROS           |21| 21| 30}}
{{R-numbers| 5|25|100|75|8|4|8| 185
{{R-numbers| 5|25|100|75|8|4|8| 185
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|184|185|sol2=100 + 75 + 8 + 8 ÷ 4                                                              |21| 31| 40}}
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|184
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{{R-TTT      |NUNOCEAN |Tell everyone how much weight you've lost.                                   |ANNOUNCE}}
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|185|sol2=100 + 75 + 8 + 8 / 4                                                              |21|31|40}}
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{{R-TTT      |NUNOCEAN|Tell everyone how much weight you've lost.|ANNOUNCE}}
{{R-letters| 6|FYGTEIOSP|SPIGOT  |FOGIES  |EGOIST, FEISTY, FOGEYS*, PIGSTY*, POSTIE*, SOFTIE*, STOGIE|27| 37| 46}}
{{R-letters| 6|FYGTEIOSP|SPIGOT  |FOGIES  |EGOIST, FEISTY, FOGEYS*, PIGSTY*, POSTIE*, SOFTIE*, STOGIE|27| 37| 46}}
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{{R-letters| 7|LDGHEAURD|LAUGHED  |GUARDED  |GLADDER, GUDDLER*, HURDLED*, LAUGHER*                     |34| 44| 53}}
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{{R-letters| 7|LDGHEAURD|LAUGHED  |GUARDED  |GLADDER, GUDDLER*, HURDLED*, LAUGHER*|34| 44| 53}}
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{{R-letters| 8|LMTOEARCX|MORALE  |EXACTOR  |CORMLET*, CROTALE                                         |34| 51| 60}}
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{{R-letters| 8|LMTOEARCX|MORALE  |EXACTOR  |CORMLET*, CROTALE   |34| 51| 60}}
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{{R-letters| 9|TPCENARIG|CARPETING|CARPETING|                                                         |52| 69| 78}}
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{{R-letters| 9|TPCENARIG|CARPETING|CARPETING|                   |52| 69| 78}}
{{R-numbers|10|75|6|5|4|10|2| 434
{{R-numbers|10|75|6|5|4|10|2| 434
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|434|sol1=75 × 6 – 10 – 4 – 2
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|434|sol1=75 x 6 – 10 – 4 – 2
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|434|sol2=75 × 6 – 10 – 4 – 2                                                                   |62| 79| 88}}
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|434|sol2=75 x 6 – 10 – 4 – 2
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{{R-TTT      |SWAYACUE |It’ll help you find out what’s on the other side.                             |CAUSEWAY}}
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|62|79|88}}
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{{R-letters|11|FNRNEAITB|FAINTER  |FAINTER  |ENTRAIN*, INFANTE*, TRANNIE*                             |69| 86| 95}}
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{{R-TTT      |SWAYACUE|It’ll help you find out what’s on the other side.|CAUSEWAY}}
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{{R-letters|12|NCPOIEMZS|INCOMES  |IMPOSE  |MESONIC*                                                 |76| 86|102}}
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{{R-letters|11|FNRNEAITB|FAINTER  |FAINTER  |ENTRAIN*, INFANTE*, TRANNIE*|69| 86| 95}}
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{{R-letters|13|BTOSDSAIA|BOATS    |BOASTS  |BIODATA*                                                 |76| 92|109}}
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{{R-letters|12|NCPOIEMZS|INCOMES  |IMPOSE  |MESONIC*           |76| 86|102}}
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{{R-letters|13|BTOSDSAIA|BOATS    |BOASTS  |BIODATA*           |76| 92|109}}
{{R-numbers|14|50|5|8|6|4|9| 573
{{R-numbers|14|50|5|8|6|4|9| 573
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|573 {{X}}|572|sol2=(50 + 8 ÷ 4) × (6 + 5)
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|573 {{x}}
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|other=573|solother=(50 + 8 + 5) × 9 + 6                                                         |76| 99|119}}
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|572|sol2=(50 + 8 / 4) x (6 + 5)
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{{R-conundrum|15|FREESCOOL|c2sol=FORECLOSE|c2time=15                                                   |76|109|129}}
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|other=573|solother=(50 + 8 + 5) x 9 + 6
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|76|99|119}}
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{{R-conundrum|15|FREESCOOL|c2sol=FORECLOSE|c2time=15|76|109|129}}
{{Rounds-end}}
{{Rounds-end}}

Revision as of 12:50, 11 May 2010

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Episode 3991 was broadcast on 13 December 2005, as part of Series 54.

Clive Johnson played Marie Hayden, with Marie Hayden winning 109 - 76. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jilly Cooper, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Clive Johnson Score Marie Hayden Others Max.
1 TMJHIEASV JIVES 0 –  7 ATHEISM 7
2 DNLEOUDSD SOUNDED 7 –  14 NODULES DODDLES*, LOUDENS*, NODDLED*, NODDLES* 14
3 NRKTPAIER PAINTER 14 –  21 PARTNER TERRAPIN* 22
4 LWROAELSN SWOLLEN 21 –  21 sallower ☓ LLANEROS 30
5 25 100 75 8 4 8 → 185 184 21 – 31 185
100 + 75 + 8 + 8 / 4


40
TTT NUNOCEAN Tell everyone how much weight you've lost. ANNOUNCE
6 FYGTEIOSP SPIGOT 27 –  37 FOGIES EGOIST, FEISTY, FOGEYS*, PIGSTY*, POSTIE*, SOFTIE*, STOGIE 46
7 LDGHEAURD LAUGHED 34 –  44 GUARDED GLADDER, GUDDLER*, HURDLED*, LAUGHER* 53
8 LMTOEARCX MORALE 34 –  51 EXACTOR CORMLET*, CROTALE 60
9 TPCENARIG CARPETING 52 –  69 CARPETING 78
10 75 6 5 4 10 2 → 434 434
75 x 6 – 10 – 4 – 2
62 – 79 434
75 x 6 – 10 – 4 – 2


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TTT SWAYACUE It’ll help you find out what’s on the other side. CAUSEWAY
11 FNRNEAITB FAINTER 69 –  86 FAINTER ENTRAIN*, INFANTE*, TRANNIE* 95
12 NCPOIEMZS INCOMES 76 –  86 IMPOSE MESONIC* 102
13 BTOSDSAIA BOATS 76 –  92 BOASTS BIODATA* 109
14 50 5 8 6 4 9 → 573 573 ☓ 76 – 99 572
(50 + 8 / 4) x (6 + 5)

Best: 573 = (50 + 8 + 5) x 9 + 6

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15 FREESCOOL 76 – 109 FORECLOSE
(15 seconds)
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