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    6 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    How about learning to use the letters you have to better advantage?? That’s what the rest of us do. That’s why we get hints, bombs, use better accessories, etc.: so we get better XP combinations for higher scores. D’oh!

  2. 6 votes
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    You're thinking of QUELL. Qwell is a branded louse killer.

  3. 6 votes
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    under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    I just let my friends know via Chat... Not too hard.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    I just play around with letters until I get a score I like. If I don't know the word, I look it up later.
    I've also worked in careers that give me a very large vocab, I have uni education, and I read a lot.
    I'm baffled someone would think I cheat just because I know lots of unusual or technical words.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Mute your volume? It works for me.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Lord, no. Why can't a vocab game just be a vocab game??
    Sigh.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Earn coins by watching videos, or use strategy etc to get more XP - it's all in the Help section, or you can ask more experienced players via Chat. Often that's how they get 'big' scores.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    I'm already playing daily, don't need incentives

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    under review  ·  5 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Thanks, but there’s enough clutter.

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    under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    It’s there in the way the letters are coloured, and in the tones you hear when you place them.

  12. 14 votes
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    under review  ·  7 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Agreed this is something I would never ever use.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    They seem to have removed the FAQ section from the Help pages that discussed this. It used to be just over a week for the allowable delay between moves, to accommodate players from all around the world and in different jobs etc.
    This snip is from the section here on Turn-based Game:
    "Word Chums is a turn based game designed to be played with with another person. The plus side of this is each person can take their turn whenever they have time. You don't have to commit a block of time to sit and finish a game with someone. For this reason it may be a day or two before your friend has time to get to their turn.

    It is also possible to play someone real time if they are playing at the same time as you. We find that people often do this by chatting to the other player and seeing if they can play several turns in a row or even finish a game. You can see when people are online with the eyeglasses and this is often a good time to see if they have time to play more turns. However many people do play the game in 5 minute intervals in the day as they are doing other things and can't commit a block of time.

    For this reason many people start lots of games with many different people so they often have several turns to play. "

  13. 8 votes
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    under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    No proper nouns please - it would never end! Then you’d have to allow all kinds of crazy spellings because “it’s a brand name” or a restaurant, or a landmark or something...

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Within reason. At present it seems random that food items (for example) in Asian or European cooking are accepted or rejected, yet have been available in Western supermarkets and fast food shops for decades. Or Asian instruments (qin, gamelan etc) have been accepted in many dictionaries for decades including Scrabble dictionary updates but not in US competition version.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    You can check to see they’re ok, and then let the system take over.
    Agreed it’s annoying, however when a game is started you can use Chat to state preferences for a quick-moving game.

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    under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    There’s enough clutter, thanks.

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    under review  ·  11 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    I agree with PatE, I want to play with my current mob, who are in many time zones all over the world. Please don’t change this unilaterally - it’d be awful for insomniacs and shift workers!

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    under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Perhaps just greater contrast?
    We find the placement is fine, but then we're both using larger screens (tablets).
    Maybe screen design could be tested with different age groups and a 'vision' access group...

  18. 8 votes
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    under review  ·  7 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Isn't that what the Win:Loss ratio tells you?? We have enough info on each other, if you click on the chum.

  19. 64 votes
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    under review  ·  59 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Just because you read a lot, or do crosswords, or have a scientific or linguistic or academic background doesn't mean you're cheating. For heaven's sake. Some of us have been playing Scrabble type games for over fifty years! Some of us went through university, work in publishing (have done for decades), or specialised trades with their own history and jargon. Some of us know several languages and how they've influenced English over centuries of travel and colonisation.
    Read dictionaries in-between playing games!

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    That was FLUKED not flunked, stupid autocorrect.

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    jojiieme commented  · 

    How do you know that they're not just wellread, or good at crosswords?? Or multilingual?? Or well educated?? I just flunked a 183 pt word, my husband a 219 pt word. It happens.

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    under review  ·  14 comments  ·  Word Chums  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    jojiieme commented  · 

    Ummm, some things could be private - this facility would need to be optional. I might not want a friend to know if we're planning a surprise party, or have my partner know I'm grumbling about him.

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