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


To add to a sequence of letters without completing an actual word.

How to play

This game is a variation of Ghost. It is played the same way except players can also add letters to the beginning of the letter sequence, not just at the end. It is also similar to the Mischmasch word game.


Alfred thinks of the word TENT and says the letter T.

Barb thinks of the word TASTE and says A.

Clara thinks of STATE and says S.

Denis thinks of COSTAR and says O.

Erin thinks of POSTAL and POSTAGE, but knows that the next player will have difficulty if she says L, which she does.

Fabio can only think of POSTAL and reluctantly says P, losing a life. (Note that had he thought of NOSTALGIA and said N or G, he would not have lost a life).

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