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These are puzzles in which each answer is derived from another answer that has one letter dropped from it.
Editors: Tizzabelle, spanishliz Quiz Search:
271 Triple Decker XI
Find three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write 3 words each time except Q15, where you'll make another word. Good Luck:)
Average
15 Q
barrywlj
Oct 03 09
396 plays
272 Add a Letter
I must confess that when playing drop a letter quizzes, I often start at the end and work my way backwards. Here is a puzzle that is already upside down for those like me. Instead of dropping a letter, add a letter and anagram.
Average
10 Q
jondalah
Oct 03 09
909 plays
273 Stepping Stones #12
Start with a word (your first stepping stone) and lose a letter to make another word. When you have one remaining letter, start working your way up again, adding a letter as you go. You may or may not need to rearrange the letters as you go.
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Feb 09 12
504 plays
274 Triple Decker XXXIII
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams needed.
Easy
15 Q
barrywlj
Dec 30 09
543 plays
275 Triple Decker XVII
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams needed.
Easy
15 Q
barrywlj
Oct 15 09
609 plays
276 From Six to Seven
This quiz combines letter drops and letter addings. From a six-letter word, letters are dropped and words re-anagrammed into new ones. Then, when it becomes a two-letter word, new letters are added and anagrammed until we have a new seven-letter word.
Tough
10 Q
tjoebigham
Nov 09 06
1557 plays
277 Five Letter Ladder
In this quiz there are no anagrams - simply start with one five letter word, and on each step, change one letter, without changing the order, until you arrive at the target word. Really simple - or is it!
Easy
10 Q
delboy22
Apr 08 08
1734 plays
278 Pagea's Drop a letter #1
I've spent a lot of time in this section playing hundreds of quizzes so I thought that I'd try and give a little back. Enjoy!
Easy
10 Q
pagea
Feb 21 09
951 plays
279 From Ten To One: Part IV
Starting with a ten letter word, make your way down to a single letter by discarding one letter from the previous answer and rearranging those leftover. If you find yourself stuck, skip to another question and come back to it later.
Average
10 Q
Aussiedrongo
Mar 05 11
435 plays
280 Fuss and Bother... 10 to 3 to 10!
Start with a ten letter word, then 'drop' one letter and anagram to find the next word until three letters remain; at this point, start 'adding' one letter and anagram until you reach another ten letter word. Go! Go! Go!
Average
15 Q
Coraline11323
Sep 25 10
399 plays
281 Drop A Letter Cascade 2
Start with a six letter word and I'll give you a clue to its meaning. The second word will be one letter less. It may or may not need unscrambling. Good Luck!
Average
10 Q
Soozy_Woozy
Mar 08 07
2190 plays
282 Stepping Stones #7
Start with a word (your first stepping stone) and lose a letter to make another word. When you have one remaining letter, start working your way up again, adding a letter as you go. You may or may not need to rearrange the letters as you go.
Easy
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Jan 29 12
528 plays
283 Word Erosion
Start with a long word that fits the first definition. Then drop a letter, shuffle, and form another word fitting a new definition. Repeat until the original word has "eroded" to only one letter. Trouble? Work from a shorter word up to a longer one.
Average
10 Q
shorthumbz
Sep 12 13
534 plays
284 Triple Decker XXXIX
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams needed.
Average
15 Q
barrywlj
Jan 21 10
426 plays
285 Four Sets of Drop-a-Letter
Four sets to cascade from. Start with a word, drop a letter and scramble to form a new word. I will indicate the beginning of the next set.
Easy
20 Q
mayjay64
Apr 24 07
1857 plays
286 Triple Decker III
Use the clues to find three words. Then drop a letter from one of the words each time to get a new word. (no anagrams needed) Finally, add vowels to get a new word. Remember to write all three words each turn.
Easy
15 Q
barrywlj
Sep 16 09
555 plays
287 Drop a Letter Game 2
Another Drop a Letter Game. You know the rules.
Easy
10 Q
DrLoveGun
Mar 16 07
1779 plays
288 Triple Decker XLIV
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams needed.
Average
15 Q
barrywlj
Feb 14 10
288 plays
289 From the Laundromat to the Wood Shop
Start out with a 10 letter word then drop one letter at a time and scramble remaining letters to form words that fit the given clue.
Easy
10 Q
debbitts
Dec 24 10
459 plays
290 Triple Decker LII
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams or commas needed.
Average
15 Q
barrywlj
Apr 04 10
261 plays
291 Gogga's Lose-a-Letter XVI
Start with a word, then lose a letter and rearrange the remaining letters as you go down. When you get to the middle, start working your way up again, adding a letter as you go. Best of luck!
Easy
10 Q
thegogga
Nov 21 10
537 plays
292 Add A Letter-Remove a Letter
We'll start with a three letter word, and go to a seven letter word, then go back down to three again. You will have to shuffle the letters each time. I will provide definitions. Enjoy.
Average
10 Q
fredsixties
Aug 07 09
1137 plays
293 Letter Drop 11
Drop down twice from a seven-letter word and rearrange the remaining letters until you reach a three-letter word.
Average
10 Q
jaydel
Nov 29 06
1308 plays
294 Up and Down the River
Start with a well known river, then drop letters and scramble to form new words. When you're down to two letters, start adding till you reach a new river.
Easy
10 Q
zorba_scank
Nov 25 12
510 plays
295 Up and Down in Prayer
In a bid to receive Zeus' favour, I've decided to take the help of two other Greek gods. Start with a Greek god. Drop letters to form new words till you're down to two letters and then start adding till you form the name of another Greek god.
Average
10 Q
zorba_scank
Jul 14 13
480 plays
296 Triple Decker LXI
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams or commas needed.
Easy
15 Q
barrywlj
Sep 06 10
219 plays
297 Triple Decker XX
Work out the starting three words from the clues given. Then drop a letter from one of the words each turn. Write three words each time. No anagrams needed.
Easy
15 Q
barrywlj
Nov 01 09
558 plays
298 Drop and Mix III
Find the first 11 letter word, drop a letter, and scramble the remaining letters to find the next answer. Of course you can start with any question.
Average
10 Q
Kabdanis
Nov 29 05
1590 plays
299 Shazy's Letter Cascade
This is an easy quiz. You start out with a word that I give you the definition for and drop a letter to make another word. The word might need scrambling. Good Luck!
Easy
10 Q
shazy95
May 13 08
1371 plays
300 Baps, Bloomers, Bagels
Beginning with a type of bread, drop a letter for each clue, and then work your way back up to a different type of bread.
Average
10 Q
Plodd
Sep 27 13
306 plays
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