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The traditional way of learning to spell is essentially by sounding out the letters and then memorising.  We all remember the old adages such as “I before E, except after C”.  But what if we adopted a more numerical approach?     An Alternative to Traditional Spelling Bees There is a very simple way to do this, and that is Read more…

Recently, I was solving puzzles in a new book that I had received as a birthday present, when I came across a cryptogram.   I have heard of this type of puzzle, but had never solved one. If you are in the same position, you are in for a treat.  Cryptograms are a lot of fun and, I would say addictive.  Once you start, Read more…