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brendan

16th January 2013, 20:19
Bit of a slog today and am not at all sure these are correct, but if they are I need the parsing explained:-

Box in New York underground - TUBE (Underground)

Couple nearly asleep start to snore in them - TWIN BEDS (Snore in them)

Diamonds are brought up in car for senior minister - MODERATOR?

Open University can start to gain exposure - OUTING (Exposure)
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imagcq

16th January 2013, 20:26
O U can (tin) start to cant remember G
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jolan

16th January 2013, 20:27
diamonds = D; 'are' brought up = ERA; car = MOTOR.
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imagcq

16th January 2013, 20:28
D iamonds are brought up in motor moderator
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ab

16th January 2013, 20:32
Tw (couple nearly)asleep = in bed+ s (start to snore)?
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imagcq

16th January 2013, 20:32
second one looks like couple nearly tw(o)

in bed start to snore (s)
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trevor

16th January 2013, 20:35
tin = can.
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dagnabit

16th January 2013, 20:36
1) TUBE can be what they call the tv (box) in America, as well as being the underground
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brendan

16th January 2013, 20:41
I think the setter is pushing it a bit with 'D' as an abbr. for 'Diamonds' and 'Tube' for 'Box' in New York. Many thanks to all those who helped.
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jolan

16th January 2013, 20:54
D = diamonds (Chambers Dictionary)
the box = television (Conc Oxford Dict)
the tube = (N Am) television (Conc Oxford Dict)
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