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pat

31st October 2009, 12:32
Is 2down "Notice what has to be kicked in competition" - Find the ball??
Also 8a. Force coming from member that is left outside? I???L and 10a. Drunk on about one and three qurter pints. L???E
I thought I was doing well until I got stuck up in that top right hand corner!!! Many thanks in advance for any help.
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aljanon

31st October 2009, 12:38
Drunk on about one and three qurter pints. LITRE
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aljanon

31st October 2009, 12:42
IMPEL
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gordonbennett

31st October 2009, 12:44
spot the ball
and I got expel - expel means force!








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aljanon

31st October 2009, 12:47
Force coming from member that is left outside

member = mp
that is = ie
left = l
impel
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gordonbennett

31st October 2009, 12:56
Thanks, my education is improving!
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bob

1st November 2009, 15:48
Don't understand 10A .... LITRE. Please explain.
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big dave

1st November 2009, 15:53
LIT (or LIT UP) means drunk or intoxicated

RE = on or "on the subject of"

a LITRE is about one and three-quarter pints

I bet a lot of people have solved this without realising why!
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bob

1st November 2009, 15:57
OK .. but LIT is not in my Chambers!!

Don't also understand 9A and the Earl bit.

Bob
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harrhy

1st November 2009, 16:04
Lit up meaning drunk is in Chambers but its under the entry for Light up
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