Quickword No. 45
: Do you know ‘amusing play on words’ (3 letters), and ‘leaf of a pine tree’ (6 letters)?
Short river in Cumbria entering the Irish Sea at Morecambe Bay, where its estuary is crossed by Arnside Viaduct.
Amusing play on words.
A very small amount.
In tennis, a service which touches the top of the net before falling within bounds, and which must be replayed.
British tribe which rose in an unsuccessful revolt against the Roman Empire in AD 60, by their warlike dowager Queen Boudica
Make a mistake.
Thomas Erskine, Earl of Kellie
(1732-1781), Scottish violin virtuoso and composer nicknamed Fiddler Tam
One of the four children in C.S. Lewis’s story ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’.
Church territorial unit forming a subdivision of a diocese.
Adult leaf of a pine tree.
Pale colour of unbleached linen.
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
From performance and composition to instrument-making, Clementi left his mark on British and European classical music.