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==Acrostic==
 
==Acrostic==
  
SCHuBeRT'S FiFTH ReVue?
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SCHBRTIFITSAV
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Shubert if it's a v (v maps to UE, which are the two vowels missing from Schubert)
  
 
==Answers==
 
==Answers==
  
#* Billy Joel and Carly Simon style of music = SOFT ROCK => '''S'''*
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#* Billy Joel and Carly Simon style of music = SOFT ROCK => '''S'''
 
#* AAA  
 
#* AAA  
 
#* GWL RCSEIZ = THE NORMAL
 
#* GWL RCSEIZ = THE NORMAL
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#* BZKLQ DTZZ = CLUES WILL  
 
#* BZKLQ DTZZ = CLUES WILL  
 
#
 
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#* Rob Lowe left this television drama to do The Lyons Den = WEST WING => '''H'''*
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#* Rob Lowe left this television drama to do The Lyons Den = WEST WING => '''H'''
 
#* EAU
 
#* EAU
 
#* WLZF ACK = HELP YOU
 
#* WLZF ACK = HELP YOU
 
#
 
#
#* Pets similar to gerbils = HAMSTERS => '''B'''*
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#* Pets similar to gerbils = HAMSTERS => '''B'''
 
#* FEA  
 
#* FEA  
 
#* KRHLSQGIRH = UNDERSTAND
 
#* KRHLSQGIRH = UNDERSTAND
 
#  
 
#  
#* Battle between two planes = DOGFIGHT => '''R'''*
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#* Battle between two planes = DOGFIGHT => '''R'''
 
#* GEE
 
#* GEE
 
#* GWL BCHL = THE CODE
 
#* GWL BCHL = THE CODE
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#* QWCKZH ML = SHOULD BE
 
#* QWCKZH ML = SHOULD BE
 
#
 
#
#* With child = PREGNANT/CARRYING => '''F'''/'''C'''
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#* With child = PREGNANT => '''F'''
 
#* LIE
 
#* LIE
 
#* IFFZTLH = APPLIED
 
#* IFFZTLH = APPLIED
 
#
 
#
#* The Americas, in the eyes of the europeans = NEW LANDS/NEW WORLD => '''F'''/'''I'''
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#* The Americas, in the eyes of the europeans = NEW WORLD => '''I'''
 
#* MII
 
#* MII
 
#* GC GWL = TO THE
 
#* GC GWL = TO THE
 
#
 
#
#* Actor Jeff who appeared in The Tall Guy = GOLDBLUM => '''T'''*
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#* Actor Jeff who appeared in The Tall Guy = GOLDBLUM => '''T'''
 
#* NIO
 
#* NIO
 
#* LTNWG-ZLGGLS = EIGHT_LETTER
 
#* LTNWG-ZLGGLS = EIGHT_LETTER
 
#
 
#
#* "If I Had A Hammer", for example = LEFT-WING/FOLK SONG => '''H'''/'''S'''
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#* "If I Had A Hammer", for example = FOLK SONG => '''S'''
 
#* ROI
 
#* ROI
 
#* IRQDLSQ GC = ANSWERS TO
 
#* IRQDLSQ GC = ANSWERS TO
 
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#* Salvador Dali art style = SYMBOLIC => '''R'''?
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#* Salvador Dali art style = ABSTRACT => '''A'''
 
#* SOO  
 
#* SOO  
 
#* GWL JCDLZZLQQ = THE VOWELLESS
 
#* GWL JCDLZZLQQ = THE VOWELLESS
 
#  
 
#  
#* Belgium's capital = BRUSSELS => '''V'''*
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#* Belgium's capital = BRUSSELS => '''V'''
 
#* VUE
 
#* VUE
 
#* BZKLQ = CLUES
 
#* BZKLQ = CLUES

Latest revision as of 19:44, 23 February 2009

Puzzle Boat

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Erratum: In Alisha's Puzzle, the clue "Ctr Jff wh pprd n Th Tll Mn" should be "Ctr Jff wh pprd n Th Tll Gy"

Transliteration Table

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Y C O W M P T D A V U E B G  ?  ? S N R I  ?  ? H  ?  ? L

Three Letter Clue

It's correspondences between vowels and letters. A="AA", B="AE", C="AI', D="AO", E="AU", F="EA", etc. The vowels are:

  • A = AA
  • E = AU
  • I = EO
  • O = IU
  • U = UA
  • Y = UU
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
AA AE AI AO AU EA EE EI EO EU IA IE II IO IU OA OE OI OO OU UA UE UI UO UU -

Acrostic

SCHBRTIFITSAV

Shubert if it's a v (v maps to UE, which are the two vowels missing from Schubert)

Answers

    • Billy Joel and Carly Simon style of music = SOFT ROCK => S
    • AAA
    • GWL RCSEIZ = THE NORMAL
    • Possible retro motion for a billiard ball = BACK SPIN => C
    • DAO
    • BZKLQ DTZZ = CLUES WILL
    • Rob Lowe left this television drama to do The Lyons Den = WEST WING => H
    • EAU
    • WLZF ACK = HELP YOU
    • Pets similar to gerbils = HAMSTERS => B
    • FEA
    • KRHLSQGIRH = UNDERSTAND
    • Battle between two planes = DOGFIGHT => R
    • GEE
    • GWL BCHL = THE CODE
    • Part of decathlon that has running start = LONG JUMP => T
    • JEU
    • GWIG = THAT
    • area off the highway where one can rest and relax = REST STOP => I
    • KIA
    • QWCKZH ML = SHOULD BE
    • With child = PREGNANT => F
    • LIE
    • IFFZTLH = APPLIED
    • The Americas, in the eyes of the europeans = NEW WORLD => I
    • MII
    • GC GWL = TO THE
    • Actor Jeff who appeared in The Tall Guy = GOLDBLUM => T
    • NIO
    • LTNWG-ZLGGLS = EIGHT_LETTER
    • "If I Had A Hammer", for example = FOLK SONG => S
    • ROI
    • IRQDLSQ GC = ANSWERS TO
    • Salvador Dali art style = ABSTRACT => A
    • SOO
    • GWL JCDLZZLQQ = THE VOWELLESS
    • Belgium's capital = BRUSSELS => V
    • VUE
    • BZKLQ = CLUES