3 thoughts on “February 2020

  • 19th February 2020 at 7:22 am
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    22A in Claret’s puzzle produces a solution which is spelt incorrectly – a letter is doubled when it should’t be and another is singlified when it should be doubled. I failed to spot this when solving it myself; I can see how it’s happened; the incorrect spelling is included in a word list which crossword setters often use… (So is the correct spelling, it’s true…)

  • 26th February 2020 at 9:43 pm
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    Just logged in as I hoped someone else had come to the same conclusion about 22 across! Is it ok to submit the puzzle with the incorrect spelling?!

    • 26th February 2020 at 9:45 pm
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      I’ll have to check with the Editor 🙂
      Interestingly, several people have submitted it with the incorrect spelling and haven’t even noticed.

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