THE BIGGIE

Ph­woar – it’s a whop­per! En­joy your puz­zling

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Aussie ac­tor Emily Brown­ing, star of Sucker Punch, says she learnt to do an Amer­i­can ac­cent by do­ing what? To find out, solve the cross­word then read down the let­ters in the shaded squares to find the three­word prize an­swer. ACROSS 11 Tree feller’s power tool (8) 12 Ex­trater­res­trial be­ing (5) 13 Well­be­ing (6) 14 Heroic tale (4) 15 Se­gre­gate (7) 16 Pre­cious-metal mark (8) 17 North African coun­try (7) 18 Ital­ian red wine (7) 19 Fifty per cent (4) 21 The sec­ond most-pop­u­lated coun­try (5) 23 Cargo moved by wa­ter, land or air (7) 24 For­ever young (7) 28 Knock sense­less (4) 29 Quar­rel (3) 30 Nov­el­ist (6) 33 Rot­ting gar­den heap (7) 35 Feath­ery scarf (3) 36 Bib­li­cal gar­den (4) 38 Cog wheel in box (4) 39 Lubri­cate (3) 40 Gun holder (7) 42 Eval­u­ate (6) 43 Un­pow­ered al­ter­na­tive to

11 Across (3) 44 Po­lit­i­cal as­sis­tant (4) 48 Make louder (7) 50 In­vented (7) 51 Milk­ing house (5) 54 Prej­u­dice (4) 56 Aus­tralian bush (7) 57 Pay bill, of­ten with bad grace (5, 2) 60 Mem­ber of House of Lords who can’t pass on ti­tle (4, 4) 61 Fish­ing ves­sel (7) 63 Sim­ple board game (4) 64 Bar­rier across ath­let­ics track (6) 65 Male rel­a­tive (5) 66 Speed (8) DOWN 1 Small church (6) 2 Tact­ful­ness (10) 3 Painkilling pill (7) 4 Faint (5) 5 Molten rock (4) 6 Il­lu­mi­na­tion from flames in grate (9) 7 Cast spell (7) 8 Mak­ing blood

run cold (8) 9 Heat (6) 10 Treat to make

germ-free (9) 18 Part of face that might be stroked, shaved or wagged (4) 20 Brute strength,

not brains (5) 22 Com­mon gas,

sym­bol N (8) 25 Fe­male of

big-cat pride (7) 26 Wall not made

with mor­tar (3-5) 27 Com­mon cat

colour (5) 31 Dish dry­ing

cloth (3, 5) 32 Player whose role is to stop op­po­si­tion scor­ing (8) 34 Hand-held

sun­shade (7) 37 Go red (5) 41 Desert an­i­mal (5) 44 This time­piece is set to wake you up (5, 5) 45 Aim­ing

very high (9) 46 Robin Hood’s ec­cle­si­as­ti­cal com­pan­ion (5, 4) 47 Fa­cial

dis­guise (4) 49 Blos­somed (8) 52 Where rider puts their foot (7) 53 Take by

sur­prise (7) 55 Firm, sta­ble (6) 58 Modernise, re­place with lat­est tech­nol­ogy (6) 59 Sec­tion of

gar­lic (5) 62 Served win­ner on ten­nis court (4)

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