NASPA Word List 2018 (begins 3/1/19 in clubs & tourneys)

New 2s-8s by Length

New 2s-8s Alphabetical

New 2s-8s in Handy Credit Card Size (cut, fold, laminate)

OWL3 (effective 2014)

2s          3s without anagrams slide show by Bill Snoddy

3s          3s with anagrams slide show by Bill Snoddy

4s          4s without anagrams slide show by Bill Snoddy

5s          6s          7s          8s

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

Cheat Sheet          

Study Links

Aerolith anagram study

Breaking the Game by Kenji Matsumoto

Everthing Scrabble by Joe Edley & John D. Williams, Jr.

How to Play Scrabble Like a Champion by Joel Wapnick

Newbie's First Scrabble Lesson by Joel Sherman

Quackle game analysis

ULU (Ultimate Lookup Utility) for iPhone by Seth Lipkin

Word Freak by Stefan Fastis

WordListPro for Android

Zyzzyva: The Last Word in Word Study    

High-Probability Bingoes

Mnemonic stems & phrases of most likely letters for bingoes from OWL3

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

You may need to install:      PowerPoint          Scramble Font

OWL3 6s to make 7s Review     #1     #2     #3     #4

All Stems-Phrases          All Phrases-Stems

OWL3 7s to make 8s Review     #1     #2     #3

All Stems-Phrases          All Phrases-Stems

Request expanded PowerPoints from their creator, Bill Snoddy

Sayyid en Scrabble

Sayyid en Scrabble by Emboly Broider (Emily Brodeur)

All words used are good in Scrabble

Fun way to learn in context

Improve Your Game

Asheville Scrabble School – a brief course by Jacob Cohen

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

Club Lending Library – check out books on strategy, word knowledge, etc.

Upcoming Tournaments – competitive Scrabble calendar of events


Victory Loves Preparation



Test Your Word Knowledge

inspired by club bingos

high-probability letter combos

compiled by Jacob Cohen

Starts with

7s     ELA-     ELE-     LAR-     NAR-     RAT-     SEN-     SOL-     TAN-     TIN-     TON-

8s     AER-     DER-     PEA-     PLO-     POI-     RAN-     TAI-     TOA-     

Contains internal pattern

7s       -CEN-     -CTA-     -ILA-     -IOL-     -OIL-     -OLA-     -OTA-     -RST-     -SIC-     


Ends with

7s     -AST     -EAL     -EED     -ERA     -ERN     -LIA     -OSE     -REL     -RTS     -SIA

8s     -ERE     -NIA     -ODE


All Bingo Lingo quizzes will be updated to include NASPA Word List 2018 words, ASAP, and indicated as such, once NASPA releases updated Zyzzyva.