Magazine article Word Ways

Reducing Three Linked Words

Magazine article Word Ways

Reducing Three Linked Words

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Using 3 linked words, such as bell book candle, reduce the number of letters such that just one of each different letter remains. Then rearrange these letters to form a 2-or 3-word phrase.

BELL BOOK CANDLE
 
B E L O K C A N D           DONE BLACK
LONG SHORT TALL
L O N G S H R T A           STRONG HAL
GOOD BAD UGLY
G O D B A U L Y             O BALD GUY
RED WHITE BLUE
R E D W H I T B L U         WILD HUBERT TUB WHIRLED
HOOK LINE SINKER
H O K L I N E S R           HORSE LINK
SUN MOON STARS
S U N M O T A R             STORM 'UNA'
EARTH SEA SKY
E A R T H S K Y             TRY SHAKE (milk)
HOP STEP JUMP
H O P S T E J U M           THUMPS JOE
CAME SAW CONQUERED
C A M E S W ON Q U R D      MEN'S QUAD (4 rowers) CROW
LOCK STOCK BARREL
L O C K S T B A R E         TABLE ROCKS
GAME SET MATCH
G A M E S T C H             MEG'S CHAT   MATH G. … 
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