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Date: 07 October, 2005
'You have four goes to guess a movie title
or the kangaroo gets it.'
Scoring points with
words. A lifetimes work for some people. Thankfully here it
is just a bit of fun. Find some new words. Recall some old words.
Link words together and watch them explode. Stuff like that.
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If you are a parent, we advise you to try the game and the site
it's on first before letting your kids play them, to make sure you're
happy. (And, don't forget, you can also find great games for kids
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To play a game, simply click on its name.
Version of hangman. You have four goes to guess a movie title or
the kangaroo gets it.
Find words of three or more letters by clicking
on adjoining tiles to score. Play the timed game and you will need
to find a certain number in two minutes. Tiles increase in value
each time you use them.
Word puzzle in the shape of a pyramid. Three letter word at the
top which also appears in all the words lower down, each word getting
In semi-mastermind style (no black peg/white peg business) try and
guess a word by thinking of another six letter word and then learning
how many letters are in the right place. Tricky.
You are given a word and an anagram of its synonym. Unscramble it
and get another.
Same as Thesaurus Tangle but with topics. Play these before your
Wreck your eyes straining at an enormous grid of letters trying
to find hidden words up, down and flying around. At least
they were flying around by the time Id finished only to get
the try faster comment from the scorer. Aaaagh. Only
do this once in a row.
Swap the places of letters to make words which then vanish from
your grid. Each level there will be a key word (the whatword) to
find. Enjoy the frustration of having it almost set up when you
accidentally make another word with one of your letters.
This has everything. It is a descending tile game. You remove tiles
by making three to eight letter words. Added fun of dynamite and
first-aid tiles plus a game of hangman going on at the same time.
They give you a word (or series of letters) and you make the best
sentence you can using each of those letters to start another word.
Time wasting and mildly amusing (who were incidentally, another
two who didnt quite make the final of Dwarf Idol
to find Snow White some new helpers).
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