Quickword No. 13
: Do you know ‘part of a fish’ (3 letters), and ‘heart of the matter’ (3 letters)?
Theft of personal property.
Ill-disposed to someone seemingly more fortunate.
Regret and wish undone.
Harsh, gloomy or forbidding.
Horizontal handle for steering a boat.
Reach one’s destination.
Part of a fish used for propulsion, balance etc..
Gobble up greedily.
Soft white or grey mineral, hydrated calcium sulphate, used e.g. for plaster and blackboard chalk.
Heart of the matter.
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
The Empire of Enterprise
Adam Smith credited the British Empire’s success not to the policy of her Government, but to the character of her people.