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Eating Up The Miles [BB446]

2 February, 2014

MILLER, as in author Alex Miller, lies left to right in MILLINER. In the same vein FUNDER – as in Anna Funder – can be fished from FLOUNDER. So what other winners of the Miles Franklin Award (from the last 22 years) hide in similar fashion below?

(And to keep all dabblers on their mettle, what other set of names can be ‘gloved’ by a list of longer words? File your own set in the forum if the Muse moves you.)

  1. contemplate
  2. Wellington
  3. coarsely
  4. tastelessly
  5. discontent
  6. Kodachrome
  7. watertight
  8. forecaster
  9. Machiavelli
  10. observational

BB445 SOLUTION: Layne, rowed, root, sent, parse, coarse, tale, stork

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