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Each of th­ese is a quiz ques­tion in its own right, but the an­swers con­nect to a common theme, which could be any­thing from plumb straight­for­ward to bizarrely lat­eral

Friday - - Mind Games -

1 What word, as a verb, means to feel worry or an­noy­ance, and as a noun is a metal ridge set across a gui­tar fin­ger­board? 2 If you ex­pressed the length of a cricket pitch as a sin­gle unit, the length would be one what? 3 The name of which lively folk dance was prob­a­bly de­rived from the French giguer, mean­ing ‘to jump’, or the Ital­ian giga? 4 What word means to break into com­put­ers il­le­gally, and is also a deroga­tory term for a jour­nal­ist? 5 What ad­jec­tive do you use for a word or phrase used to im­press, or one that is fash­ion­able?

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