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A to Z Blog Challenge 2021 – Letter W – Word Games

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A to Z Blog Challenge 2021 – Letter W – Word Games

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http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/p/what-is-blogging-from-to-z.html

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It’s that time again for the April A to Z Blog Challenge. I’ve done this one for quite a few years, and it’s always fun.

This time I decided to go with the miscellaneous type posts, which some days will be whatever I want, and other days will be a resurrection of my older posts that pretty much no one or very few ever saw.

So, here we go with Letter W …

#AtoZChallenge 2021 April Blogging from A to Z Challenge letter W

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GETTING WORDY WITH IT

Well, being a writer, I love words. Word games are a favorite way to work with words. One of the first word games I learned to play was Anagrams. You would draw from a pile of letter tiles, and try to make as many words from them as you could. You’d take turns with other players, drawing tiles until all the tiles were used. The person with the most formed words, won the game.

From that, I went on to crossword puzzles, and skeleton puzzles. Next up, I think, was word search games, then Scrabble and Boggle. Other games that make use of words, are Scattergories, Scrutinize, and the old favorites…Password, and Mad Libs. There are a lot of pencil puzzle books too, with all kinds of fun games to do inside.

Television game shows make use of words for the contestants to play the game. These are fun to watch and play along to at home. Some of these include, Jeopardy, $100,000 Pyramid, and Wheel of Fortune.

I still like to play all of these games. So, to someone who likes word games, there are plenty to choose from.

Have fun being ‘wordy’!

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© 2014 & 2021 BS

Ghosting – One Liner Wednesday

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Ghosting – One Liner Wednesday

One-Liner Wednesday – Hey, this is fun!

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For One Liner Wednesday, Linda shares a fun link with words. Thanks, Linda!

To join in and also see other entries, just click the above link.

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Here’s the challenge fun:

Go to the following link and plug in your birth year to find your favourite words from the year you were born. Make a sentence out of them!

https://www.merriam-webster.com/time-traveler/2017

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This was lots of fun! You can try it too, at the above link.

Here’s a few of the words first used from the year 1950, that I strung together to make some sort of sense. 🙂

Online ghosting maven(‘s) ephemeris time = dicey distopia flameout

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© 2019 BS

Themed Tongue Twisters – Reptiles

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Themed Tongue Twisters – Reptiles

https://positivelyappealing.wordpress.com/2017/10/03/themed-tongue-twisters-october/

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This time for the themed tongue twisters, we are to use the subject of Reptiles! 🙂

These are fun to do! You should join in. Find details at the above link. 🙂

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  1. Slithery Sam sneaky snake likes licking large lakes.
  2. Lizard Lizzy Little Legs laid a lotta little eggs.
  3. Waiter, Peter gator, wants to be a caterer.

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© 2017 BS