Expand Your Bingo Horizons
Thematic – Surprising – Tricky
compiled by Jacob Cohen
This week's theme:
MOST COMMON SUFFIXES
suffixes are appended after a base word or word stem to add information – prefixsuffix.com
1 word(s) in the alphagram (answer at bottom )
Webmeister / Statistician
Victory Loves Preparation
Bingo Lingo Quiz
Test Your Word Knowledge
patterns of the most bingo-friendly letters
(mnemonic: C-A-T-N-I-P H-O-L-D-E-R-S)
compiled by Jacob Cohen
This week's quizzes:
This week's slide shows by Bill Snoddy
6s + 1 letter bingo stem TOE-SIN
7s + 1 letter bingo stem GENITAL
Last week's stems: SENIOR, INERTIA
2021 / Year-by-Year / Cumulative
2021 Top 10 Lists / All-Time Top 10 Lists
The 500+ Club / Tripl3-Tripl3-Circl3
by Bill Snoddy
(see page for stats on all regular Club players since our club started in 2005)
blue underlined names linked to player's tournament stats
imported from Buffalo, an amazing mind, and highest club attendance, typically!
co-director, tourney director, Z Sunday Scrabble Rapporter, bingo slide show creator
Bob Youngblood not just Scrabble for Bob; also guitar, painting, and drawing occupy his time
graphic designer loves the game; scored 641 in her first month at club!
Pennsylvania nurse visits family here in the mountains and plays with us
Michigander comes to nearly all our fall tourneys, plays at club, & now plays with us online
she loves the game so much she drives an hour to club when she can
Daniel Holland artist, new father, & house painter holds the club record for high non-bingo FRAYINGS 114
retired prof, loves animals, reading, music, crosswords, and...SCRABBLE!
Charlotte player joins us regularly for fun and games
an ESL teacher and one of our most faithful regulars
Erika Hubbard lives in Winston-Salem, primarily plays on ISC, joins us occasionally, and loves to hike & play tennis
frequently “in the money” at tourneys; bingoes galore at club!
webmeister, statistician, newsletter editor, backup director, and club woodworker
loves Scrabble so much he comes all the way up from Durham regularly
Jason K local phenom is anywhere from 1/5 to 1/2 the age of club members and shows us all up!
retired English prof enjoys reading, southern poetry, owls, and kvetching
Michigander drives through snow, sleet, and who knows what to play with us periodically
member of La Grange, IL club with an aunt in GA & friends in NC & SC joins us occasionally
John Whittemore drives up the mountain from Marion / Morganton to get his Scrabble fix
drives down from Columbus, Ohio when vacationing and makes time for games with us
Kurt Schroeder retired hydrologist from Minnesota plays chess, guitar, Scrabble, and tennis
Lakievia Johnson busy Asheville professional has found time to play with us in person and online
enjoys family, sports, and music; French and Spanish teacher
Lia Desimone lots of interests for her: Scrabble, billiards, backgammon, photography, and art
Lorne Katz joins us from Florida each summer; besides Scrabble he plays pickle ball, tennis, golf & bikes
hard-to-beat Club expert now lives, hikes and plays full-time in Asheville
retired Episcopal priest just loves to play Scrabble
professor, moved here with wife, Donna E from NY; loves sports, running, reading, music
retired veterinarian lives in Florida and loves it there but visits us often for club & tourney
enjoys gardening, hiking, renovating, photography, animals, reading, and theatre
would love to be full-time Scrabbler & just dabble in medicine to get bills paid!
international player starting as a a teenager now has a PhD in math and in Scrabble!
Tennessee truffle farmer digs up delicious morsels and wonderful Scrabble words
co-director; veterinarian, competes in 50 mile horse races, quilts, snow skis, & loves sci-fi
in addition to Scrabble he likes soccer and is getting his pilot's license
Friendly players – All levels
Sundays 12:30 - 4:30
Stephens-Lee Rec Ctr
30 Geo. Washington Carver Ave
for 176 points (TWS-TWS)
other word(s) in alphagram:
15th Almost Annual Tournament, November 6-7, 2021
On hiatus: we are "an area of high transmission" of the Delta variant.
We hope to play again soon. In the meantime, we'll continue weekly
updates of high-probability bingos, thematic bingo lists, & bingo quizzes.