Change a Letter - 5 letter words

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Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Fri Mar 10, 2017 1:41 am

Hi all

Following on from the original 'Change a Letter' thread this is the start of the 'deluxe' version, where the target word will be 5 letters instead of 4. As in the 'standard' version - change 1 letter per post, forming a new word, with the objective of reaching a specified target word. Whoever reaches the target word then specifies the new target.

As this version will likely be harder at times to reach the target there is one additional rule to limit the difficulty - any target word can never contain more than one, if any, of "Z", "X", "Q" or "J".

Here we go:

Start word: START

Target: BEGIN

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by UBT - Timbo » Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:31 am

Target: BEGIN

START > TREAT

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:08 am

Hi Tim

Good to see you start this off - Mark and I feared we might be just doing this ourselves!

Target: Begin

Treat>>>Great

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by Woodles » Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:50 pm

hgblade wrote:Hi Tim

Good to see you start this off - Mark and I feared we might be just doing this ourselves!
Damned interlopers! :evil: :lol:

Target: Begin

Great :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Barge

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Fri Mar 10, 2017 1:56 pm

Woodles wrote:
hgblade wrote:Hi Tim

Good to see you start this off - Mark and I feared we might be just doing this ourselves!
Damned interlopers! :evil: :lol:
:lol: :lol:

Target: Begin

Barge>>>Began

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by Woodles » Fri Mar 10, 2017 2:03 pm

Target: Begin

Began :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: BEGIN

New Target: First

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Fri Mar 10, 2017 2:45 pm

Target: First

Begin>>>Tinge

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by UBT - Timbo » Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:06 pm

Hi Tim

Good to see you start this off - Mark and I feared we might be just doing this ourselves!
Hi

No worries !! I thought the 4 word letter was a bit too easy, so the 5 letter version might be more "taxing" on the brain cell (singular !!) ;-)


Target: First

TINGE > GIANT

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:53 pm

UBT - Timbo wrote:
Hi Tim

Good to see you start this off - Mark and I feared we might be just doing this ourselves!
Hi

No worries !! I thought the 4 word letter was a bit too easy, so the 5 letter version might be more "taxing" on the brain cell (singular !!) ;-)

:-D
Definitely more taxing. I'm waiting for Mark to get out his dictionary of weird Scrabble words!! :shock:

Target: First

GIANT>>>Sting

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by Woodles » Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:13 pm

Target: First

Sting :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Grits
hgblade wrote: Definitely more taxing. I'm waiting for Mark to get out his dictionary of weird Scrabble words!! :shock:
Not needed to yet but it's early days :D

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by UBT - Timbo » Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:39 pm

Target: First

Grits > First

New target: CLOCK

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Sat Mar 11, 2017 1:57 am

Target: Clock

First>>>Forts

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by UBT - Timbo » Sun Mar 12, 2017 2:28 pm

Target: Clock

Forts > Strop

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Sun Mar 12, 2017 3:03 pm

Target: Clock

Strop>>>Crops

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by Woodles » Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:43 pm

Target: Clock

Crops :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Clops

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:22 am

Target: Clock

Clops>>>Locks

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by UBT - Timbo » Mon Mar 13, 2017 11:02 am

Oh come on guys this is too easy !!

Target: Clock

Locks > Clock

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by Woodles » Mon Mar 13, 2017 3:59 pm

Target: Zebra

Clock :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Block

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by UBT - Timbo » Mon Mar 13, 2017 6:05 pm

Target: Zebra

Block > Locks

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Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Post by hgblade » Mon Mar 13, 2017 7:10 pm

Target: Zebra

Locks>>>Slack

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