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Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2018, 09:31 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear)...

BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
RINGBEARING: ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? ...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
I really can't give much more than I gave in my...

I really can't give much more than I gave in my last post. ;)
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
When Bilbo found his shiny ring In Gollum's...

When Bilbo found his shiny ring
In Gollum's cave of gloooooom,
He didn't know that it would turn
Into a ring of doooooooooommmm.
The dwarves, the elves, the wizards too,
The goblins, the...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-12-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear)...

BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
RINGBEARING: ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? ...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-12-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear)...

BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
RINGBEARING: ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? ...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-12-2018, 12:13 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
It's much less obscure than a lot of the First...

It's much less obscure than a lot of the First Age names I've seen used as answers in this thread.

But you might want to look at the HOME books that deal with the history of the writing of the...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Indeed!

BLIZZARD: Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? They...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
I guess at one point they used a fire to B[E]...

I guess at one point they used a fire to B[E] W[O>A]RM, but that's a bit too tenuous.

Really, Hs!

Made me smile, though. :)

P.S. I tend to use 'plosive' for P and B, and 'dental plosive' or...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on...

1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? They torment with...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-09-2018, 03:31 AM
Replies: 4,090
Views: 348,038
Posted By Pervinca Took
Indeed! A brilliant, hobbitty name. Welcome...

Indeed! A brilliant, hobbitty name. Welcome aboard, Lobelia's Umbrella.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-06-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Thumbs up Four out of four!

1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? They torment with...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-03-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on...

1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
ORCS: Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? They torment with...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-03-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Lung is right. The other bit is a map book (more...

Lung is right. The other bit is a map book (more a streetfinder, for finding your way around a town) which *may* only be called this in the UK.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-02-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Accidentally edited my last post instead of...

Accidentally edited my last post instead of quoting it, so quoting it now. Totally correct, G55, (see below), as was Nerwen about the 'double epiphany' Frodo had, about his 'homelessness and danger.'
Forum: Quiz Room 09-02-2018, 02:12 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
No, but I'll give you a clue. It concerns *one*...

No, but I'll give you a clue. It concerns *one* hobbit, thinking aloud, and is, again, in Book 1.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-28-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Very, very close, and spot on regarding the 'last...

Very, very close, and spot on regarding the 'last gasp.' (Except I don't think it's exactly 'repeatedly' - Sam 'knows' it, then in the morning says it, once). ;)
Geographically, you couldn't get...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-28-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Tree-roots it is! Frodo muses that all his...

Tree-roots it is! Frodo muses that all his feather-beds have been sold to the Sackvilke-Bagginses, and that tree-roots like the one that has 'made a hole in his back' would do them good.

1. ...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-28-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
No. It's in the same sentence. Quote me the...

No. It's in the same sentence. Quote me the sentence, and I'll tell you if it's the right one.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-27-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Correct! It was an article by Edmund Wilson. ...

Correct! It was an article by Edmund Wilson.

Regarding clue 16, Frodo at this point, for the first time, realises his danger and something else. Look at the sentence again.

1. Plosive meets...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-25-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
The sentence I referred to, which contains the...

The sentence I referred to, which contains the answer to clue 16, IS in Book 1, but a bit later than I had thought. I've checked, and it's in 'A Knife In The Dark.'

Copying the clues onto this...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-23-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
Good idea, but no. The answer refers to a...

Good idea, but no.

The answer refers to a specific sentence in Book I of LOTR.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-23-2018, 06:23 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on...

1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
3. Oo, they’re awful!
NEEKERBREEKERS: Cousins of Vogons? They torment with...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-22-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
No, but you're in roughly the right part of the...

No, but you're in roughly the right part of the right book.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-22-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on...

1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
3. Oo, they’re awful!
4. Cousins of Vogons? They torment with onomatopoeia!...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-22-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 4,194
Views: 190,730
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on...

1. Plosive meets slithery thing (we hear) on Caradhras.
2. ABBA song swallows little Beatrice. It’s exhausting!
3. Oo, they’re awful!
4. Cousins of Vogons? They torment with onomatopoeia!...
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