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    Spaz Out!

    Discussion in 'Writing Prompts' started by witch wyzwurd, May 16, 2008.

    Rules: Take the word from previous poster and either eliminate letters that follow each other or add letters in sequence to form a new word.

    Example:


    Poster 1: owl
    Poster 2: owlet
    Poster 3: let
    Poster 4: letter
    Poster 5: let
    Poster 6: outlet
    Poster 7: outhouse
    Poster 8: thou
    Poster 9: though
    Poster 10: tho
     
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    Ok. Let me reiterate the rules. Any letters added have to be in order. No inserting letters here or there in previous word... so:

    spin: spinster is ok
    spin: spring is not (because r and g are not in one-after-another order).

    The previous word cannot be broken up.
     
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    RESTART...

    able
     
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    Technically, that's not reiterating, that's including - :p

    aspire.

    Better?
     
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    ASPIRE doesn't include ABLE

    ABLE: BEARABLE, PALATABLE, etc...

    The example I included in the first post should make it easy enough to understand
     
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    RESTART

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    *sigh* I'm not intending to get on your bad side here - the post with able wasn't there when I responded to what preceded it, ok?
     
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    ASPIRE wouldn't have worked anyways because it doesn't include all of the letters of SPIN. You can either eliminate letters or add them, not both...
     
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    good game. Just er . . . not to take anyone's side here, but in wishing's defense, in the example "outhouse" you both eliminated and added letters.
     
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    Oh yeah. Haha, I guess you're right. What... you trying to pick a fight? Outta sight! Anyone got a light? lol... I guess I made rules I didn't intend to... well however it goes then...


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    (too short, so I'm adding this bit)
     
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