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Turning Tail

13 March, 2015

For some Friday follies, let's devise some clues for words where a tail-switch comes into play. Floor cat, for one may be LINO LION, while Timbuktu post could be MALI MAIL.

No need to supply word lengths. (I'm guessing many will be fours - or maybe even threes.) Though the EAGER may find EAGRE, or carpenter Sound quality of wood = TIMBER TIMBRE.

Turn only tails, and please number your clues with byline attached. Like so: 

DA1 - Punter's mag

DA2 - Raise trunks

DA3 - Jerk jerks

DA4 - Pet POV?

DA5 - More bashful borough

DA6 - It's sadly beyond Andrew & Myuran

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Text-speak is creeping into Scrabble. Where do you sit?
OBVS I'm fine with it
Entrenched stuff - like LOL and OMG - but no more.
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