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  1. Curtswearing

    Curtswearing New Member

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    Heres a little quiz, just to see how brainy you all are!

    What is the meaning of:-

    1) CCCCCCC

    2)

    LE /
    VEL

    3)
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET


    4) ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTVWXYZ

    5)
    T
    O
    W
    N

    6)
    LU CKY

    7)
    HE'S/HIMSELF

    8)
    BLO C USE

    9)

    AID <-
    AID
    AID

    10)
    GROUND
    FEET FEET
    FEET FEET
    FEET FEET


    11) ECNALG

    13)
    CYCLE
    CYCLE
    CYCLE

    14) R/E/A/D/I/N/G

    15)
    ....R
    ....O
    ROADS
    ....D
    ....S

    17)
    KNEE
    LIGHTS

    18)
    ..............J
    ..............U
    ....YOU S ME
    .............T

    19)
    PRO/MISE

    20)
    T.O.....C.H
    .......U

    21) 1,2,3,4.........38,39,40 LIFE

    22) UP 8

    23)
    O
    V
    A
    T
    I
    O
    N.

    I'll give you a clue. Number one is 7 C's (Seas)
     
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  2. Crakeur

    Crakeur New Member

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    1) CCCCCCC = 7 seas

    2)LE /VEL = split level

    3)
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET = forgive and forget


    4) ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTVWXYZ = ?

    5)
    T
    O
    W
    N = downtown

    6)
    LU CKY = unlucky?

    7)
    HE'S/HIMSELF = he's not himself?

    8)
    BLO C USE

    9)

    AID <-
    AID
    AID = first aid

    10)
    GROUND
    FEET FEET
    FEET FEET
    FEET FEET 6 feet under ground


    11) ECNALG = backwards glance

    13)
    CYCLE
    CYCLE
    CYCLE = tri-cycle

    14) R/E/A/D/I/N/G = ?

    15)
    ....R
    ....O
    ROADS
    ....D
    ....S = cross roads

    17)
    KNEE
    LIGHTS = ?

    18)
    ..............J
    ..............U
    ....YOU S ME
    .............T = just between you and me

    19)
    PRO/MISE = broken promise

    20)
    T.O.....C.H
    .......U = you're (u ) out of touch?

    21) 1,2,3,4.........38,39,40 LIFE = ?

    22) UP 8 =

    23)
    O
    V
    A
    T
    I
    O
    N. = standing ovation
     
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  3. Witfull

    Witfull Well-Known Member

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    1) CCCCCCC =7 seas

    2)
    LE /
    VEL=split level

    3)
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET
    GIVE GET= forgive and forget


    4) ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTVWXYZ=from A to Z

    5)
    T
    O
    W
    N=downtown

    6)
    LU CKY Lucky break

    7)
    HE'S/HIMSELF=he is beside himself

    8)
    BLO C USE see thru blouse

    9)

    AID <- = first aid
    AID
    AID

    10)
    GROUND =6 feet under ground
    FEET FEET
    FEET FEET
    FEET FEET


    11) ECNALG =glance back

    13)
    CYCLE
    CYCLE
    CYCLE =tricycle

    14) R/E/A/D/I/N/G =reading between the lines

    15)
    ....R
    ....O
    ROADS
    ....D
    ....S = crossroads

    17)
    KNEE
    LIGHTS =neon lights

    18)
    ..............J
    ..............U
    ....YOU S ME
    .............T =just between you and me

    19)
    PRO/MISE =broken promise

    20)
    T.O.....C.H =you are out of touch
    .......U

    21) 1,2,3,4.........38,39,40 LIFE -there is life after forty

    22) UP 8 =up late

    23)
    O
    V
    A
    T
    I
    O
    N. =standing ovation
     
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  4. Crakeur

    Crakeur New Member

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    up late? how's the l get in there?

    nice on the see thru blouse. never saw it coming. I was too busy checking out Kerry's daughter's see thru dress.
     
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  5. Witfull

    Witfull Well-Known Member

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    it was a stretch,,,,its the only one i was unsure about.
     
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  6. Maxx

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    Missing U....missing you.
    Good job guys.....I was having trouble w/ neon lights, beside himself, and see through blouse.
    Hey Curt,
    Whats up w/ the numbering here....hope you count better than that as an accountant!
    :D
    Nick
     
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  7. Curtswearing

    Curtswearing New Member

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    LOL....it was a cut and paste job.
     
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  8. NaH2O

    NaH2O Contributing Member

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    up 8 = Up by 8

    This was the only one I had trouble with
     
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  9. Spooda420

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    see now my brain hurts and i thought reefing was difficult.
     
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  10. LEAH1

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    My friend got ONE answer!!!! The one we ALL couldn't get!!!

    UP 8 = Up before eight

    RAYLENE is QUEEN!!!
     
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  11. LEAH1

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    We have the answer to the UP 8 teaser!!!!

    My friend guessed it after I'd completed all the others! She has shocked us all - but it is SO simple!!!!

    Up before eight

    Anti-climax of note!
     
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  12. samscool

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    Answers
    1) 7 seas
    2) split level
    3) forgive and forget
    4) missing you
    5) downtown
    6) lucky break
    7) he's by himself
    8) see through blouse
    9) first aid
    10) west indies
    11) six feet underground
    12) backward glance
    13) tricycle
    14) reading between the lines
    15) crossroads
    16) ???
    17) neon lights
    18) just between you and me
    19) one in a million
    20) broken promise
    21) you are out of touch
    22) ???
    23) jack in a box
    24) growing economy
    25) up before eight
    26) just around the corner
    27) apple pie
    28) making up for lost time
    29) standing ovation
    30) i understand you undertake to undermine my undertaking
     
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  13. salamu10

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    Answers
    1) 7 seas
    2) split level
    3) forgive and forget
    4) missing you
    5) downtown
    6) lucky break
    7) he's by himself
    8) see through blouse
    9) first aid
    10) west indies
    11) six feet underground
    12) backward glance
    13) tricycle
    14) reading between the lines
    15) crossroads
    16) three degrees below zero
    17) neon lights
    18) just between you and me
    19) one in a million
    20) broken promise
    21) you are out of touch
    22) life begins at forty
    23) jack in a box
    24) growing economy
    25) up before eight
    26) just around the corner
    27) apple pie
    28) making up for lost time
    29) standing ovation
    30) i understand you undertake to undermine my undertaking
     
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  14. #unlicharlie

    #unlicharlie New Member

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    Location:
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    seven seas
    split level
    forgive and forget
    missing you
    downtown
    lucky break
    he's by himself
    see through blouse
    first aid
    west indies
    six feet underground
    backward glance
    tricycle
    reading between the lines
    crossroads
    three degrees below zero
    neon lights
    just between you and me
    one in a million
    broken promise
    you are out of touch
    life begins at forty
    jack in a box
    growing economy
    up before eight
    just around the corner
    apple pie
    making up for lost time
    standing ovation
    I understand you undertake to undermine my undertaking
     
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  15. Anna o carroll

    Anna o carroll New Member

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    3 is forgive and forget
    4 is U
    5 is down town
    13 is tricycle
    15 is cross roads
    18 is just u +me
    23 is standing ovation
     
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  16. Anna o carroll

    Anna o carroll New Member

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    Thanks so much u had the answers to all the other ones like the pie and just around the corner
     
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  17. Anna o carroll

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    22 is life after 40
     
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