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#142552 - Sun Oct 10 2004 12:59 PM Re: Kangaroo Words
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A couple more to bring this challenge back up:

SPRIGHTLY / SPRY
BALSAM / BALM
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#142553 - Wed Oct 13 2004 12:12 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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ABNORMALITY / ANOMALY
GRADUATE / GRADE, RATE
STEALTHY / SLY
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#142554 - Wed Oct 20 2004 05:50 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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HEALTH > Heal
ACCOUNTNANT > Count
INFORMATION > Inform
DESTRUCTION > Ruin---Sorry Izzi, I just realised then that you thought of this first


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#142555 - Wed Oct 20 2004 06:20 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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Comedic/comic...
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#142556 - Wed Oct 20 2004 07:01 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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Uhm, Blurrystar, according to this rule your first three words don't count.

Quote:

2) But, if all the letters are adjacent, e.g. enjoy/joy, it doesn't qualify.


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#142557 - Sat Oct 23 2004 01:13 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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FABRICATION / FICTION
INSTRUCTOR / TUTOR

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Quote:

2) But, if all the letters are adjacent, e.g. enjoy/joy, it doesn't qualify.




I've just thought, JOVIALITY would work for JOY

...and so would JOLLITY


Edited by izzi (Sun Oct 24 2004 01:50 AM)
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#142558 - Mon Oct 25 2004 12:12 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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MALIGNANCE / MALICE
CHOCOLATE / COCOA (thanks to MollyGrue )
MERITORIOUS / MERITOUS
LONELY / ONLY
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#142559 - Mon Oct 25 2004 08:40 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
izzi Offline
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A couple more came to mind while pondering over a crossword clue ...

UNSAVOURY / SOUR
ACRID / ACID
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#142560 - Fri Nov 05 2004 06:15 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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As there's an Australian flavour to this:

BETTER / BEER
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#142561 - Tue Nov 23 2004 07:49 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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Ooops, sorry, didn't realise that rule. I think I was racking my brains so hard trying to come up with a word that I just typed in the first thing that came to my head.
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#142562 - Tue Nov 23 2004 10:21 AM Re: Kangaroo Words
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Rampage / Rage
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