REMINDER: Superscrabble games–COMING UP NEXT WEEK AUGUST 25, 2016, Thursday, 10:00a.m., at 2130 Chandler Drive, Tustin 92782, 714-544-4746. Send your reply to email@example.com, or text at 714-654-4308. If you’re new to Superscrabble games, and would like to experience a crossword game on 21×21 grid of quadruple, triple, and double letter/word scores, please confirm your attendance. Equipment is provided. There’s no fee to join the club. There are prizes: winning 3 games, highest scoring game after completing 3 games, highest scoring bonus word, most bingos played, highest scoring non-bingo word, and instant prize for a valid word with 5 or more letters for all assigned categories, including all-day category. Finding 12-13 letter word: the box has $95. Each time a winner takes the prize, the box is replenished. The last winner was Nancy Douglas. Finding 14-15+ letter word: $455. No winner since 9/2012.
GAME #1 CATEGORY: Birds. The samples were listed in a lovely booklet Sara Barnes recently gave Maliha, “Acadia National Park – Birds.” EAGLE, WRENS, STARLING, GULLS, PUFFIN, PLOVER, WAXWING, CROSSBILL, WHIMBREL, SANDPIPER, PETREL, WARBLER, YELLOWTHROAT, SPARROW, KINGFISHER, DOWITCHER, HAWKS, and DUCKS. Of course you can also play those that are not listed in the booklet such as SANDPEEP, HUMMINGBIRD, PIGEON, PENGUIN, FINCH, HERON, PARROT, PARAKEET, etc.
GAME #2: Olympics. What did you like most in the events presented during this year’s competitions? RUNNING, GYMNASTIC, SWIMMING, DIVING, VOLLEYBALL, GOLFS, WRESTLING, etc.
GAME #3: Name of cars that are playable in Superscrabble: Example: JAGUAR, IMPALA, CHEVY, CORVETTE, ROVER, TRIUMPH, CAPRICE, EQUINOX, COLORADO, SONATA, HONDA, SPARK, SUBURBAN, TRAVERSE, SONIC, SMART, COOPER, LEXUS, HUMMER, HUMVEE, etc.
ALL DAY CATEGORY: Interesting adjectives, starting with AB…. ABANDONED, ABANDONED, ABASHED, ABIOTIC, ABATABLE, ABORAL, ABAXIAL, ABBATIAL, ABBREVIATED, ABDICABLE, ABDOMINAL, ABAPICAL, ABELIAN, ABDUCENT, ABDUCTING, ABECEDARIAN, ABERRANT, ABEYANT, ABHORRENT, ABIDING, ABIENT, ABIOGENETIC, ABJECT, ABLATED, ABLUTED, ABLAZE, ABLED, ABLOOM, ABLUTIONARY, ABOIL, ABSOLUTE, ABSONANT, ABSTRACT, ABSURD, ABSTRUSE, ABUZZ, etc.