MARK YOUR CALENDAR: July 10, 2014 – Superscrabble Club games.
We welcome newcomers. The first game starts at 10:00 A.M., group lunch is next; and we play two more games in the afternoon. Please respond and confirm via email (maliha.mendoza), phone 714-544-4746, cellphone or text 714-654-4308. If you’ve never played Superscrabble before, current participants will be happy to show you. There’s no need to bring equipment. Come and meet new friends. The categories below must contain 5 letters or more to qualify for a prize.
First game category: Words having to do with geology: basalt, chert, dolomite, earth, earthquake, fossil, gabbro, geothermal, granite, igneous, landslides, marble, metal, mineral, rockfall, scoria, shale, slate, schist, tectonics, volcano, etc.
Second game: Personal accessory: necktie, belt, shoes, eyeglass, headband, earring, rings, timepiece, watch, bangles, bracelets, necklace, anklets, stockings, etc.
Third game: Desserts: ganache, chocolate, creamy, cocoa, frosting, cakes, cookies, fudge, candy, custard, marzipan, vanilla, honey, syrup, gelato, patisseries, brioche, etc.
All day category: Any word that starts with ACA– will have a prize (must contain five letters or more). Examples: ACACIA, ACACIAS, ACADEME, ACADEMES, ACADEMIA, ACADEMIAS, ACADEMIC, ACADEMICAL, ACADEMICALLY. See the rest of the "ACA–" words listed below following the review of words extracted from “Measure for Measure” by the playwright SHAKESPEARE.
LEARN a long word that can be played in multiple steps. Here’s a good one, and it’s a noun: INFINITESIMALITIES = 18 letters. Breakdown (all the following short words are acceptable to play): IN, FIN, IT, FINITE, NITE, NITES, SIM, ALIT, MA, AL, LI, TIES, INFINITE, INFINITES, INFINITESIMAL. Watch out when INFINITESIMAL is actually on the board; look at your rack as you might have I-T-I-E-S which you can hook at the end to make INFINITESIMALITIES. If you’re able to make it, this will qualify you to win $225. Otherwise, INFINITESIMALS will qualify you to win $145. Try your best to find any long word–this is an on-going challenge to all superscrabblers. Also visit .
“MEASURE FOR MEASURE” Review of some words extracted from the playwright SHAKESPEARE that are acceptable to play in both standard Scrabble games and Superscrabble games:
ABSENCE, ABSOLUTE, ABSTINENCE, ADVERTISE, AMPLE, APPLAUSE, ASSEMBLIES, ATTEMPTED, BELONGINGS, BENEFACTORS, BLASPHEME, BLOSSOMING, BOSOM, BRAVERY, CENSURE, CHARACTER, CHOICE, COMMISSION, COMMONWEAL, COMMONWEALTH, CONCERNINGS, CONCERNS, CONDITION. CONFESSOR, CONJECTURED, CREDITOR, DECORUM, DECREES, DEPUTATION, DETERMINES, DISCOURSE, DISCRETION, EXCEEDS, EXCELLENCE, EXECUTION, EXPRESSETH, EXTENUATE, FIGURE, FOISON, FORNICATION, GODDESS, GOVERNMENT, HAPPINESS, HARBOUR, HEAVEN, HERSELF, HIDEOUS, HISTORY, HONOUR, HOPEFUL, HUSBANDRY, IMMORTAL, IMPORTUNE, INSTITUTIONS, JUDGMENT, JUSTICE, MALEFACTORS, MATTERS, OBEDIENT, OBSERVER, OVERDONE, PERMISSIVE, PLEASURE, PLENTEOUS, PRACTISE, PREGNANT, PREPARED, PRIORESS, PRITHEE, PRIVILEGES, PROCEEDED, PROFANATION, PROPERTIES, PROSPERITY, PROVOST, PURPOSES, QUESTION, REMAINES, REMAINS, REMEMBER, RENOUNCEMENT, SAINTED, SATISFACTION, SCARECROW, SCIENCE, SCRUPLE, SECONDARY, SEEDNESS, SEIZES, SISTERHOOD, SMALLEST, SOMETHING, STRENGTH, SUFFICIENCY, THEMSELVES, THREATENING, THYSELF, TORCHES,
TOUCHED, TYRANNY, UNCLEANLINESS, UNDERGO, UNFOLDS, UNQUESTIONED, UNSWORN, VEHEMENT, VILLAINS, VIRTUES, VOTARIES, WITHDRAW, WITLESS, WRINKLED
WORDS STARTING WITH “ACA—“EXTRACTED FROM WORD JUDGE USA:
ACACIA, ACACIAS, ACADEME, ACADEMES, ACADEMIA, ACADEMIAS, ACADEMIC, ACADEMICAL, ACADEMICALLY, ACADEMICIAN, ACADEMICIANS, ACADEMICISM, ACADEMICISMS, ACADEMICS, ACADEMIES, ACADEMISM, ACADEMISMS, ACADEMY, ACAJOU, ACAJOUS, ACALEPH, ACALEPHAE, ACALEPHE, ACALEPHES, ACALEPHS, ACANTHA, ACANTHAE, ACANTHI, ACANTHINE, ACANTHOCEPHALAN, ACANTHOCEPHALANS, ACANTHOCEPHALIASES, ACANTHOCEPHALIASIS, ACANTHOCEPHALOUS, ACANTHOCHEILONEMIASES, ACANTHOCHEILONEMIASIS, ACANTHOID, ACANTHOPTERYGIAN, ACANTHOPTERYGIANS, ACANTHOPTERYGIOUS, ACANTHOUS, ACANTHUS, ACANTHUSES, ACAPNIA, ACAPNIAS, ACARBOSE, ACARBOSES, ACARBOXYPROTHROMBIN, ACARBOXYPROTHROMBINS, ACARI, ACARIASES, ACARIASIS, ACARICIDAL, ACARICIDE, ACARICIDES, ACARID, ACARIDAN, ACARIDANS, ACARIDS, ACARINE, ACARINES, ACAROID, ACAROLOGIES, ACAROLOGY, ACARPOUS, ACARUS, ACATALECTIC, ACATALECTICS, ACAUDAL, ACAUDATE, ACAULESCENT, ACAULINE, ACAULOSE, ACAULOUS