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REMINDER: SUPERSCRABBLE 12-20-18

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REMINDER: Superscrabble games is scheduled for 12-20-18 (Thursday) at 2130 Chandler Drive, Tustin 92782.  Please text at 714-654-4308 or email Maliha.mendoza@gmail.com.

The finders of words in the following categories will receive an award of $5/word.  The words must contain 5 or more letters to quality.

ROUND 1Words containing ONE and only one vowel.  Examples:  CRYSTAL, PSCHENT, DRAWN, DRECK, DIRKS, SMALL, VASTLY, WITCH, WHICH, FIGHT, SIMPLY, SHODDY, METHYLS, MYTHY, MYSELF, HINDS, WELLS, WORLD, WORLDLY, THYMI, THYMUS, WORTHY, SCRUBBY, JUSTLY, FIRSTLY,THIRDLY, FIFTHLY, THYSELF, SINGLY, FORTH, BLESS, THYMI, THYMUS, VERBS, LIGHTS, WORDS, FINDS, GHOST, CANDY, HOLLY, BIRTH, STORY, FILMS, SCARF, THANK, THINK, BRING, etc.

LUNCH BREAK, PLUS GRETCHEN’S FAVORITE GAME:  “Front, Left, and Right“, well it’s a dice game.  We will do 2 Superscrabble games that day instead of 3.  Prize distribution:  The winner of two games will receive a prize of $25.  Each bingo word is $1.00. Highest cum score =$10. High single game points =$0.01/point: example 1245 points =$12.45.  Highest bingo-point compared to others =$5.  Highest point non-bingo word =$5. Category words =$5/word.  Note:  If GRETCHEN cannot direct the “Front, Left, and Right, we will do a third game.  In this case, we will announce what the Category words will be for the 3rd game.

ROUND 2; this is also an ALL DAY Category:  Christmas-related words.  The word must contain 5 letters to qualify.  Examples:   BELLS, JINGLE, YULES, HOLIDAY EPIPHANY, YULETIDE, ADVENT, GIFTS, CAROL, EGGNOG, CANDLE, ELVES, CANDY, GINGERBREAD, HOLLY, PEACE, ANGEL, MANGER, MISTLETOE, MAGUS, NATIVITY, GARLAND, SLEIGH, STOCKING, REINDEER, FROSTY, MERRY, WINTER, WREATH, FESTIVE, MERRYMAKING, HERALD, ORNAMENTS, MITTENS, CHIMNEY, BLUSTERY, SNOWMAN, SCROOGE etc.

WHO’S LEARNING LONG WORDSLEARN two long words to win the 12- to 13-letterwords =$140; and the 14- to 15+letters =$240 in the box.  Players who find the long word together will split the prize.  Examples came from Amnon: SNOW BOAR DING for 12- to 13-letter word (forming SNOWBOARDING); and ANTE PEN TI MATE, ULTIMATE for 14- to 15+letter words (forming ANTEPENULTIMATE).

The next Superscrabble Club meeting is scheduled for January 24, 2019.  Visit the blog site:  superscrabble.wordpress.com.