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Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2021, 11:13 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Two French determiners add five for the life...

1. Two French determiners add five for the life of him, but get her instead.
ORODRUIN: Destroy portal – destroy it all! Sauron would have, if he’d thought of it!
3. See him claim a glory within...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2021, 07:26 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Two French determiners add five for the life...

1. Two French determiners add five for the life of him, but get her instead.
ORODRUIN: Destroy portal destroy it all! Sauron would have, if hed thought of it!
3. See him claim a glory within...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2021, 05:16 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Very good password, hS, and very topical! ...

Very good password, hS, and very topical!

Here's one I made earlier:

1. Two French determiners add five for the life of him, but get her instead.
2. Destroy portal destroy it all! Sauron...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-12-2021, 02:45 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Could it be TALES?

Could it be TALES?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2021, 01:10 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
I guess ellipses occur in writing, but I've only...

I guess ellipses occur in writing, but I've only heard of an ellipsis and its plural, ellipses, so didn't guess it.

Ah, hang on. G55, you mean ELLIPSE = regular oval? Does it refer to the...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 12:30 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Undead was the first one I thought of. ...

Undead was the first one I thought of.

Unsung? (By the Ainur).

BTW I knew of Hostetter's book, but not the name of it. It really was just a guess at something to hopefully refer to all the...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 09:16 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Other than ELAPSE, and Virgil's ECLOGUES, (both...

Other than ELAPSE, and Virgil's ECLOGUES, (both more than one letter out), I can't think what other word there is.

Unseeded? Unfertilised? :D
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 07:46 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
ESP can be a synonym for telepathy. Maybe that...

ESP can be a synonym for telepathy. Maybe that clue ends PSE.

ECLIPSE? (If so, I wouldn't know why, except that it uses 4 letters of CIRCLE and perhaps there were eclipses due to some early...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 07:43 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Unthought? Unplanned? They didn't have the...

Unthought? Unplanned?

They didn't have the Hostetter book at Oxonmoot.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 07:37 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
UNBORN for U?

UNBORN for U?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 05:08 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Nature of m-e?

Nature of m-e?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2021, 03:30 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Is 'numinous' to indicate NUMENOR? Known by...

1. Is 'numinous' to indicate NUMENOR? Known by other name(s?) as the Land of Gift.

It's SOMETHINGS OF ME (ME as in Middle-earth), I guess. I'd say something like properties or qualities, but...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2021, 04:17 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is 10 ENTERTAINMENT? ENTER + MEN in TAINT.

Is 10 ENTERTAINMENT?

ENTER + MEN in TAINT.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2021, 01:12 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
2. Tempted to say A-ROMA, but no obvious Tolkien...

2. Tempted to say A-ROMA, but no obvious Tolkien connection.

9. MELIAN? It has a scrambled lime. Although I suspect we have to take IT from CITRUS O, add 2 more letters and scramble it.
...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2021, 07:45 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is it just a pun on FEA / FEAR?

Is it just a pun on FEA / FEAR?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-08-2021, 01:26 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
There's Scary in the Eastfarthing, but I can't...

There's Scary in the Eastfarthing, but I can't find anything spiritual there.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-08-2021, 12:06 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
8. Wraiths? Barrow-Wights? 1. Death? ...

8. Wraiths? Barrow-Wights?

1. Death? Andor?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-08-2021, 11:55 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
5. Rad-a-gast?

5. Rad-a-gast?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-06-2021, 05:05 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
I'm familiar with quite a lot of the Bible, but...

I'm familiar with quite a lot of the Bible, but not the book of Kings.

I'd use biblical stuff as parts of clues. Just not as answers.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-06-2021, 02:51 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is there any reason why I should be familiar with...

Is there any reason why I should be familiar with the Bible, or expect biblical answers in a Tolkien puzzle?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-06-2021, 09:05 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
I think we need to admit defeat, Urwen. Do you...

I think we need to admit defeat, Urwen. Do you want to post an exclusively Tolkien puzzle, (where at least we can guess if we get really stuck), or shall I post one?
Forum: Quiz Room 08-16-2021, 07:01 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Peter or Edmund in Narnia? 4. Death Eaters? ...

1. Peter or Edmund in Narnia?
4. Death Eaters?

If any of them are GRR Martin, I won't get any of those answers. Never read or watched, and no plans to.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-14-2021, 07:02 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Then why post it in the first place?

Then why post it in the first place?
Forum: Quiz Room 08-06-2021, 05:43 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Tar-Mairon?

Tar-Mairon?
Forum: Quiz Room 08-04-2021, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Maybe Sauron or Annatar or Mairon for the wrecker...

Maybe Sauron or Annatar or Mairon for the wrecker of Numenor?
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