I have a bit of a game (inside). Each line has a number that relates to a phrase or known quantity. All important words are replaced with just their first letter. It's up to you to guess the words. The first one will be an example.
14: I of the D in DW (SF)
0: F I G
GREATEST POLL EVER!
Let's keep it going all week!
I'm glad you like it. I'm also glad other people are adding.
I love this poll you should come up with monthly ones like this!
1: H in the B, D L
Hole in the bucket, dear liza
6: W of H T
2: I T to T
It takes to tango?
Either I am making these two easy or you & I think alike! 😁😆
3: T a L
It's YOU! Three Times a Lady! ❤️
First, THANK YOU, Tom!!! 😊😘
Second, you figured it out! Bravo!
5 B in the HT (by DA)
Woohoo! Five books in the Hitchhiker Trilogy (by Douglas Adams)!
0: P who K what the FS (it's an AM)
Oh, goodness. Now that's gonna be stuck in my head.
Excellent! The question itself seems to make people babble incoherently. 😃
27: B in N T
Books in New Testament
13: D in a B D
Ooh, I know this one!
Was actually considering posting it myself. :-P
What is it?
Doughnuts in a baker's dozen
5: P in B
Five positions in ballet
151: P in the O PD
I'll leave this one for the next person, but I like it!
12: S in the C Z
Signs in the Chinese zodiac
3: M in a T (R a D D)
I think Kay41 may be the right person to answer this.
8), so do I.
I think you gave this one away below. 😃
8: P on a C R
No takers? I am shocked!
50: W T L Y L.
I thought of that one earlier 8)
This is FUN! 8)
It's a good song!
Slip out the back, Jack.
Ways to leave your lover! I got one!
Way to go, Yoko!
3: W in S's M.
D, D, T and T. F B and C B.
Yep! Clotho, Lachesis, and Atropos. (He doesn't name them, but OE "wyrd" means "fate.") So it follows logically since he calls them the "Weird Sisters." 😃
12: D in a G.
12 dozen in a Gross
8) (Eww! Gross!)
Very nice poll!
3: D in B T
I've been thinking about this for an hour and it's absolutely infuriating.
All I keep thinking is the rub a dub dub...3 dudes in a bath tub 😁😁
Bay town? Bat trick? WHAT IS IT, FIREFLY?!?
A hint: susanr may be well-equipped to answer this one.
3 dogs in a bath tub?
Three divisions in biological taxonomy?
Domains. 3 Domains, although technically it shout be P T or E T, yes?
4: F I in P
Females in paradise
the four functions inequality in Physics
Sadaksari is close.
Not as,fun as mine
Four functions of inequality in probability
4: H of the A
Horsemen of the apocalypse
7: K, C, S, and W on the R to S I.
i see SI and think of the seven base units in the SI system, some of which fit:
Kelvin, Candela, Second... Meter, Ampere, Kilogram, Mole
it's hard to unsee that.
Kits, cats, sacks, and wives on the road to St. Ives.
Maj! Thank you!
You're welcome. 😊 The funny thing was that I didn't know it consciously on first pass, but I found myself chanting it sing-song in my head a few minutes later.
Maj - apparently I'm able to plant subconscious suggestions in your mind. Should I audition for America's Got Talent? 😃
I was sooo thinking that! 😉
Great poll! These are difficult haha
i'm glad you like it!
This would actually make a really fun board game!
Ha! there may be a market for that!
I can totally see it. It's very Tri-Bond--esque
Do you follow bluecoffee?
I do. I due. I dew.
13: D that S O for the L M (in the H)
Days that Start Out for the?
I'm afraid not.
I just felt bad because nobody had guessed.
So it goes. They can't all be winners, right?
Is it something for little men in the hill?
Haha you're actually quite close.
I give up.
13: District that Stays Off-limits for the Later Mystery (in the Hungergames)
FacePalm was really on to something. Little man in a hill is a pretty good description. Think of a particular race of little men that live in hills.
13 Dwarves that Send Off for the Lonely Mountain! (In The Hobbit!)
Of course it is. Well done!
3: D H in the H P B
Deathly hallows in the Harry Potter books
Weren't there 7 deathly hallows?
Nope. Deathly Hallows was the 7th book, though.
Ah right. I was thinking of Horcruxes
5: P for a T in R
(i'm looking at you, SticksandStones)
5 points for a touchdown in rugby?
But they don't call it a touchdown. I forget what the real word is.
it's called a Try.
17: N of E P in the S M of P
(this one is particularly tough, too.)
Number of elementary particles in the standard model of physics
what?! Who are you?! (and well done.)
Wow nice, very tricky
Hats off, lasarah.
9: D and N that O H on the W T
(this is a tough one. seriously.)
I'm gonna start this one & maybe some can finish it...
Days & Nights that....
good so far...
Days and nights Odin hung on the world tree.
What?! If anyone, it'd be you!
27: O in a B G (with no OT)
One in the big game with no overtime
27 outs in a baseball game with no overtime
27 outs in a baseball game with no overtime? (I would have said EI).
Ha! yes, i was typing in two windows at once and lost my train of thought. Nice catch!
300: P for a P G in B
300 pins for a perfect game on bowling
it's close, but not quite.
there it is.
The is the only one I've figured out so far . . . sadly.
23: P of C (for H)
Pairs of chromosomes for a human
23 pairs of chromosomes for humans
Credit to the hubby if it is right!
Oohh. You beat me to it! :)
3: G for a H T
Goals for a hat trick
0: W W to E a R
No wrong way to eat a _______.
That's all I've got right now. It's an old commercial, aimed at kids.
Reese's? Yeah, I think so!
well done, sir.
I disagree as recess is my favorite. There are wrong ways
80: B in the B (in the O K J V)
Books in the Bible (Original King James Version)
18: H on a G C
18 holes on a golf course
Holes on a Golf Course.
32: D F at which W F
Degrees at which water will freeze. (In F)
Yes. Well done.
7: W of the S W
7 wonders of the ancient world
Wait, nevermind that is an s
7 wonders of the scientific world?? Idk
oh no! it was supposed to be an A! Autocorrect! (i thought i had caught them all)
15: M on a D M C
Men on a Dead Mans Chest
Yo ho ho!
(and a B of R!)
Now I want a rum and coke. Stupid diet!!
21: D on a D
21 dots on a die.
9: J on the S C
Judges on the Supreme Court
I got more of the U.S. Facts one the easiest but couldn't figure out the zodiac one. I'm a special type of stupid at times. Lol
so am i, FlipFlop
2: N of each A on N A
Number of each animal on Noah's ark
40: D and N of the G F
40 days and nights of the great flood
I thought this one would be more of a stumper!
64: S on a C B
Squares on a checkerboard
200: D for P G in M
Dollars for passing go in monopoly
My geometry teacher used to do a lot of these when I had her. Good times :)
oh very cool
My step dad did a lot of these. When I was cleaning out my papers for the move, I found old dittos (not the pokemon; actual dittos) full of them.
everything is pokemon here.
My wife has every pokemon game except silver. We might be nerds.
3: B M (S H T R)
Blind mice see how they run.
3 blind micee see how they run