Out of Molehills

Posted by: Pandora

Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 09:41 PM

Fill in the blanks with everyday words that, when said together, sound like a mountain range. Provide the words and the ranges, please.

-1. Swallowing one's oysters _____ is one of the _____ to culinary success. (7)
-2. While dancing to a beerhall _____, I fell on my face and broke my _____. (7)
-3. If there's one thing my _____ have, it's the _____ to catch mice and sleep all day. (9)
-4. I'll rest _____ _____ back into society. (5)
-5. I'm sorry if going out to the _____ to see the boats caused you some _____ . (8)
-6. When my dad uses _____ on his tiles, he _____ so loud his kids cover their ears. (8)
-7. In woodworking, it's best to use _____ sharpest _____ for making holes. (5)
-8. As Mary Todd _____ a lullaby, Honest _____ danced to some Virginia _____ . (3,8)
-9. Mellowing your wine _____ with chicory _____ the fermenting process greatly. (8)
-10. I'll _____ you that when you _____ dinner with me, it's one of my turn-_____ . (5,6)
-11. The bowling _____ attendant tried to _____ a bride by dropping to his _____ . (11)
-12. Trying _____ from McKellen's pond, I ate only an _____ of it over at _____ house. (11)
-13. For a fancy dress _____ , don't show up with tin _____ tied to your car. (7)
-14. I swear I'm gonna _____ this airline if they don't fly me to _____ , Ohio pronto! (7)
-15. In church, we sing a _____ to _____ our fears and make _____ relax. (9)
-16. I do like a good pear or _____ when I'm dining with Europeans, Africans, or _____ . (12)
-17. That guy _____ me money for tracking the _____ of his catapult shots. (6)
-18. In _____ film with Abbott & Costello, _____ grabs his legs after Bud kicks him in the _____ . (9)
-19. I always say, "_____ my gosh" when, using one strong _____ , he _____ up the bricks. (8)
-20. I paid a lot of _____ for my vet to search my dog high and _____ for _____ . (9)

Posted by: fildil

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 09:46 PM

15. hymn, allay, us - Himalayas
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 09:48 PM

Exactly! smile
Posted by: Koala

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 10:30 PM

3. If there's one thing my CATS have, it's the SKILL to catch mice and sleep all day.

smile
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 10:41 PM

16. apple, Asians Appalachians grin
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 10:49 PM

Good ones! smile
Posted by: manxman

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 11:43 PM

14. sue, Dayton = Sudeten Mountains smile
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/11/12 11:51 PM

Spot on! smile
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 01:10 AM

4. and, ease = Andes smile
Posted by: Salar of Myst

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 01:49 AM

13. ball, can - Balkans
Posted by: curly

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 04:03 AM

8. sang abe reel, San Gabriel

10. grant eat on, Grand Teton

Hi Sue.
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 07:36 AM

2. polka nose - Poconos grin wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 10:17 AM

Good solves! wave
Posted by: Marian

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 02:19 PM

1. raw, keys = Rockies wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 03:07 PM

Yes, Marian! wave
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 08:25 PM

18. a Lou shins - Aleutians
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/12/12 08:42 PM

Well done, Flo! smile
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/13/12 07:07 AM

5. pier, unease - Pyrenees
19. oh, limb, picks - Olympics grin wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/13/12 09:44 AM

You rock, Redz! (Get it?) lol wave
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 08:07 AM

6. caulk, cusses - Caucasus
7. your, awls - Urals grin
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 09:28 AM

High marks for you! grin
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 01:49 PM

20. dough, low, mites - Dolomites smile
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 04:51 PM

You got it, Rog! smile
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 06:39 PM

11. alley, gain, knees - Alleghenies
17. owes, arcs - Ozarks wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 06:44 PM

Keep 'em coming! wave
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 06:46 PM

oops, I added one, Sue blush
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 06:48 PM

9. cask, aids - Cascades cool
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/14/12 09:46 PM

lol You sure did! Great solves, Joan! smile
Posted by: Redz

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/16/12 04:03 PM

12. carp, eighth, Ians - Carpathians eek wave bravo
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Out of Molehills - 10/16/12 08:52 PM

Woo hoo! Well solved! bravo smile smile