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Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
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No. 31
Find the magic letter that can change three words into three different ones.
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No. 32
Do you know ‘overbalance’ (6 letters), and ‘veteran’ (3,4 letters)?
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No. 33
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
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No. 34
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
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No. 35
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
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No. 36
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
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No. 37
Do you know ‘outrage, public disgrace’ (7 letters), and ‘King David of Israel’s third wife’ (7 letters)?
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No. 38
Find the magic letter that can change three words into three different ones.
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No. 39
Make as many words as you can from the letters of a 9-letter word. Can you beat our score?
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No. 40
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Make as many words as you can from the letters of a nine-letter word.
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Turn one word into another, changing just one letter each time.
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Find one common letter that will turn three words into three new ones.
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Guess these words letter by letter – before the cats are gone!
See how ingenious you can be in combining three randomly chosen words in one sentence.
Compose sentences showing the difference in meaning, grammar or usage between these words.
Practise your basic arithmetic, from multiplation tables to percentages.
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Take command of English grammar and composition with these traditional exercises.
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A word search game with a dash of strategy.
From our Archive
The wandering King was alive after all - unknown to his “widow’s” suitors.
By Lewis Carroll
(1832-1898)
Alice meets Humpty Dumpty, and it turns out that she has been using words wrong all her life.
Oedipus flees home in an attempt to escape a dreadful prophecy, unware that it is following at his heels.
The USSR tried to draw Israel into the Cold War with the West, but Israel proved it could take care of itself.
The gods had given Heracles every grace of body and mind, but there was one thing he must do for himself: choose how to use them.

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Polyword ‘Band’
Make as many words as you can with the letters below. All your words must be at least four letters long, and must also include the highlighted letter. What’s the nine-letter word?

SEE how many words you can make using the letters below. All your words must be at least 4 letters long, and must include the letter (change).

We found commonly used words, plus one 9-letter word. Can you do better?

Use each letter only once. But if there are e.g. two As, you can used them both.

Don’t count proper nouns such as April, Zeus, or Newcastle (pretty much anything that has to be spelled with a capital letter at the start), or acronyms like HMRC.

Don’t just add -S for plurals or third person singular verbs, e.g. CAT → CATS or SPEAK → SPEAKS.

More Word Games
A word search game with a dash of strategy.
Guess these words letter by letter – before the cats are gone!
Do you know ‘ocean’ (7), and ‘a famously incorruptible Roman senator’ (4)?
Changing one letter at a time, see if you can start with FREE and finish with KICK.
Find the magic letter that can change three words into three different ones.