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Anagrams Plus One

No. of Players: 2+
Type of Game: written or spoken
What you need: pen & paper or nothing


To make a word from the letters of another word with one extra letter.

How to play

One player gives a word and a letter to another player. This second player must then make a new word using all these letters. If the player gets stuck, the first player can give a clue to the new word.


Adam: Can you form a word from CART and the letter H?
Betty: CHART. Can you add a K to LAST to form a new word?
Adam: STALK. The word is GRIEF and the letter is U.
Betty: Hmmm. Can you give me a hint?
Adam: A number... or a woman’s physique, frame or body proportions.
Betty: FIGURE!

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