Memory Lane

Selected memory aids to fill your bingo lanes

Compiled by John Chew; updated by Joey Mallick

6- & 7-letter stems & phrases of letters for bingos

6s to make 7s          7s to make 8s

High-Probability Bingoes

Mnemonic stems & phrases of most likely letters for bingos

(credit: J. Chew, M. Baron, B. Gillis, N. Ballard, K. Matsumoto, et. al.)   

You may need to install:          PowerPoint          Scramble Font

6s to make 7s Review      #1      #2      #3     #4

All Stems-Phrases          All Phrases-Stems

7s to make 8s Review      #1      #2      #3

All Stems-Phrases          All Phrases-Stems

Request expanded PowerPoints from their creator, Bill Snoddy

Study Links

Aerolith anagram study

Breaking the Game by Kenji Matsumoto

Dweebovision Scrabble game strategy

Elise crossword game software

Everything Scrabble, 3rd ed. by Joe Edley & John D. Williams, Jr.

How to Play Scrabble Like a Champion by Joel Wapnick

Learning Scrabble Words blog by Geoff Thevenot

Quackle game analysis tool

Q without U words

TWL Scrabble Strategy Facebook group

ULU (Ultimate Lookup Utility) for iPhone / iPad by Seth Lipkin

Vowel Dumps

Word Freak by Stefan Fatsis

WordList Pro for Android

Word Quiz by Peter Schwartzman

Zarf for iPhone / iPad (won't work on iOS 11+; use ULU instead)

Zyzzyva The Last Word in Word Study

New (in 2014) OWL3 Words

New 2s          New 3s without anagrams slide show by Bill Snoddy

New 3s          New 3s with anagrams slide show by Bill Snoddy

New 4s          New 5s          New 6s          New 7s          New 8s

Slide shows of Top 1000 7s & 8s by probability- contact Bill Snoddy

Cheat sheet


Asheville Scrabble School

Improve Your Scrabble Game by Jacob Cohen

adapted from Everything Scrabble, by Joe Edley & John D. Williams, Jr.

Victory Loves Preparation

Emily Brodeur


Study Aids

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Sayyid en Scrabble

Sayyid en Scrabble by Emboly Broider (Emily Brodeur)

All words used good in Scrabble. Fun way to learn in context.