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    Put in a Good Word for Me - 6

    Put in a Good Word for Me - 6

    Find a common property shared by the 24 words in the list.
    Then insert the first word into its proper place in the list.



    11. SONG

    prize
    yellow
    sin
    colonel
    tail
    bar
    clock
    tail
    soup
    scout
    crest
    step
    eye
    peck
    walk
    spur
    gale
    suite
    fish
    hole
    road
    hood
    club
    trot



    12. GAY

    rest
    fire
    wash
    mark
    grease
    lift
    print
    locker
    cut
    bag
    waiter
    burn
    bean
    high
    stick
    organ
    lace
    cage
    patch
    cap
    screw
    hold
    pick
    watch

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    Quote Originally Posted by Soroban View Post
    Put in a Good Word for Me - 6





    Find a common property shared by the 24 words in the list.
    Then insert the first word into its proper place in the list.



    12. GAY

    rest
    fire
    wash
    mark
    grease
    lift
    print
    locker
    cut
    bag
    waiter
    burn
    bean
    high
    stick
    organ
    lace
    cage
    patch
    cap
    screw
    hold
    pick
    watch
    They are getting harder. Couldn't get 'hold' nor 'gay'. I'm sure they're very simple, but...
    Spoiler:

    Arm Rest
    Back fire
    Brain wash
    Ear mark
    Elbow grease
    Face lift
    Finger print
    Foot locker
    Hair cut
    Hand bag
    Head waiter
    Heart burn
    Kidney bean
    Knee high
    Lip stick
    Mouth organ
    Neck lace
    Rib cage
    Shoulder patch
    Skull cap
    Thumb screw
    ?? hold
    Tooth pick
    Wrist watch
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    Another excellent showing, masters!

    Here are the missing items . . .


    THEME
    Spoiler:
    parts of the body


    hold
    Spoiler:
    toe hold


    gay
    Spoiler:
    nosegay


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    Quote Originally Posted by Soroban View Post
    Put in a Good Word for Me - 6




    Find a common property shared by the 24 words in the list.
    Then insert the first word into its proper place in the list.



    11. SONG

    prize
    yellow
    sin
    colonel
    tail
    bar
    clock
    tail
    soup
    scout
    crest
    step
    eye
    peck
    walk
    spur
    gale
    suite
    fish
    hole
    road
    hood
    club
    trot

    Another tough one...I didn't do too well here.

    Theme
    Spoiler:
    Birds
    Spoiler:

    Nightingale song

    Spoiler:

    ?? prize
    Canary yellow
    Cardinal sin
    ?? colonel
    ?? tail
    Crow bar
    Cuckoo clock
    Dove tail
    Duck soup
    Eagle scout
    Falcon crest
    Goose step
    Hawk eye
    Hen peck
    Jay walk
    Lark spur
    ?? gale
    Nutcracker suite
    Parrot fish
    Pigeon hole
    Rail Road
    Robin hood
    Turkey club
    ?? trot
    Last edited by masters; May 15th 2009 at 07:29 AM.
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    Hello, masters!

    Ya done good!

    You even got the obscure one, like for "fish" and "road".


    colonel
    Spoiler:
    chicken colonel

    tail
    Spoiler:
    cocktail

    gale
    Spoiler:
    martingale

    trot
    Spoiler:
    turkey trot

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