Transpositions

Posted by: soot

Transpositions - 05/11/13 02:35 PM

The letters of the answer to the first part of the clue can be transposed to form the answer of the second half of the clue. If you find the first part of the clue is elusive then switch to the second part and work your way backwards wink

Example: transpose a garment into a tiresome person -> robe - bore

sherlock

= 1. Transpose a word reference book into revelatory
= 2. Transpose before existence into a guardian
= 3. Transpose synthetic fabric into increasing size
= 4. Transpose a follower into having a spouse
= 5. Transpose hear into quiet
= 6. Transpose sign up into a decoration
= 7. Transpose a story into a heist
= 8. Transpose not fresh into ducks
= 9. Transpose a language into a shake
= 10. Transpose get ready into a wall decorator
= 11. Transpose an aviator into a fancy dock
= 12. Transpose an advertisement into a gun
= 13. Transpose an moisture remover into equestrian

penguin

Posted by: CCbomber

Re: Transpositions - 05/11/13 02:46 PM

5. listen / silent
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Transpositions - 05/11/13 03:56 PM

8. stale / teals
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Transpositions - 05/11/13 04:19 PM

11. Airman/Marina wave
Posted by: manxman

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 01:01 AM

6. enlist/tinsel
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 04:04 AM

4. admirer / married wave thumbsup

Bernie happydance
Posted by: Kaki's Sister

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 05:40 AM

7. tales = steal
Posted by: manxman

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 08:23 AM

12. flier/rifle
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 09:03 AM

3. spandex / expands wave
Posted by: soot

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 11:50 AM

woot Well done gang .. excellent solves by every one

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Posted by: manxman

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 02:53 PM

10. prepare/paperer
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 02:55 PM

13.Drier/Rider wave
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 05:20 PM

1. dictionary / indicatory
Posted by: soot

Re: Transpositions - 05/12/13 09:26 PM

Oh my .. well done gang .. I am very impressed thumbsup

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Posted by: michele rose

Re: Transpositions - 05/13/13 10:18 PM

9. english / shingle happydance
Posted by: soot

Re: Transpositions - 05/14/13 04:46 PM

Well done Michele .. good solve wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Transpositions - 05/15/13 04:04 PM

2. prenatal / parental unit?
Posted by: soot

Re: Transpositions - 05/15/13 08:56 PM

Yes it is Cue .. well done bravo

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