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Have you 'Word Whomped' lately?

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posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 08:43 PM
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My Grampy always had great advice for the family.

One thing that stood out in my mind, was him telling me to "Get knowledgable'.

"Go out and TAKE that knowledge!" Find out the origins of a word.

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Pretty much once a week, I like to take out the ol' Dictionary and expand my Brain Lingo, as I like to call it. Then, re-arrange the word down to smaller words.

For example:

The word PEOPLE, can contain many other words:

pep, pop, pope, pole, pol, plop, peel, ope, lope, lop, eel....

I love walking, and chewing gum at the same time. When I'm online with you guys, mabey waiting for a response to one of my threads, I'll have a few windows opened.

One of my choice places to visit is: POGO.com

I absolutely LOVE the Word Whomp games. Just click on the above link, look on the left side: 'Find a Game', Click "Word Games'...and VOILA!

All games are FREE!

Word Whomp not only has levels, but a 'timer' as well!

This game is not ONLY educational, but fun as hell!

Challenge Yourself!

You'll be surprised at what you DO know.

~Ducky~




posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 09:06 PM
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My wife plays word womp almost every day... she's really good at it.... I help out from time to time with a word or two....


neat game.



posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 09:09 PM
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There's a word quiz game thread floating around here too..
The site actually donates more grains of rice to starving kids for every word you correctly choose the right definition.

I'll try n find the link



ED..

www.abovetopsecret.com...

Brill's thread.. includes link to game on O.P

[edit on 25-1-2008 by AGENT_T]



posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 09:57 PM
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Tried the link you gave me.

Good stuffs!!!

Here's what I earned within this past 1/2 hour or more:

You have now donated
4140 grains of rice.

VOCAB LEVEL: 33
YOUR BEST LEVEL: 35


I love word puzzles! And especially if it contributes to worthwhile causes!

Thankyou bunches Agent T!!!

Great Linky!

~Ducky~



posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 11:24 PM
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Beside our dear Elevatedone's Wife, has anyone else tried the Word Whomp games in the link that I provided?

How FAST can YOU click?

Whomp This!

Don't forget to follow the instructions given in my first few posts!

~Ducky~



posted on Jan, 27 2008 @ 11:59 AM
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There are 3 levels on Whompy. I got bored with the frst 2, and have been with level 3 for some time. Plus the points are better on the that level too!

1,652,360 points to date

Theme song of the 'The Good, The Bad, The Ugly' playing off in the distance....Ducky's eyes squint from under her fedora. Her dusty shawl waves around in the breeze. The clock shows 1 minute to 12. Ducky has her hand clenched tightly on the wireless mouse, ready to click furiously...

~Ducky~



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