Townsville Bulletin : 2018-12-07

LIFESTYLE : 42 : 42

LIFESTYLE

LIFESTYLE 42 FRIDAY DECEMBER 7 2018 TOWNSVILLEBULLETIN. COM. AU QUICK CROSSWORD CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUELESS CROSSWORD 7/ 12 Numbers have been substituted for letters. Use the letter( s) given to work out the rest of the puzzle. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 2 3 4 8 2 6 7 5 8 1 9 0 6 9 10 1 2 8 9 2 0 1 5 8 3 8 Yesterday 11 12 9 4 3 7 E N T I R E X F X I X E X T F E X X T A U X T I O X R U C T X I X U X N 13 A C C E N T A 7 3 6 7 3 N O N X A 2 F 9 = D 14 15 16 17 18 19 WordWheel Vocabularian 20 21 22 137 S A N U E ? M T Venal a) corrupt b) having to do with veins c) large canal 23 24 Down 1. 2. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 12. 13. 15. 19. 20. 22. Across 1. 3. 9. 10. 11. 14. 16. 17. 18. Down 2. Across 1ac & 19dn. Comestibles Catastrophe ( 8) Do without ( 5) Formerly ( 3) Gunner ( 12) Means ( 7) Expanded ( 4) Arguments ( 12) Joins on ( 5) Left out ( 8) Eight- sided shape ( 7) Wash ( 5) Hurt ( 4) Drunkard ( 3) Foolish ( 4) Cursing ( 8) Saunters ( 7) Church payment ( 5) Delaying, obstructing ( 12) Self- esteem ( 3) Slide ( 5) Musical instrument ( abbr) ( 3) Possession that carries prestige ( 6,6) Hostility ( abbr) ( 5) Began ( 7) Ways of thinking ( 8) Listen to ( 4) Connection ex US has the vital link ( 5) A boat for the fisherman ( 6) Reportedly Mini Minors 1 picks up with ( 7) Raves about protests ( 5) Has the “X” factor for 1 ( 6) Reprimand when denouncers nod off ( 7) Fantasy like, as ruler perhaps ( 7) Where you may get something per yard oddly enough ( 7) The horse has gone back in for a drink ( 6) Where 15 sees 1 ( 6) See 1 Across 15’ s answer to 18’ s showdown The fairest - on reflection ( 4,5) Speed step ( 4) Rewove “H” in somehow, anyway ( 7) Oil lubrication returns lack of steering on the farm ( 4) Sean errs maybe but with uncommonness ( 8) A bay window from the Loire ( 5) It could be the centre of attention ( 5) She’s on the board - and envious of 1... ( 5) ... and the best suit is on the cards ( 5) Re: leaving Reg and Roger - maybe hops round to the liquor store ( 4,4) Lariat was partly European ( 4) Petrol station tar I offloaded in the lake ( 7) Steal whip ( 4) Regrets the Australian icons we hear ( 4) a) edibles b) cosmetic variety c) hair jewelry 3. 4. 6. 8. Insert the missing letter to make an eight- letter word reading either clockwise or anticlockwise. 5. 6. 7. 9. Yesterday Harpy: Pastiche: hag medley 10. Yesterday: BROCCOLI 13. 14. 11. 12. TARGET 21. 22. 23. 24. A R T 16. 15. L L L How many words of four letters or more can you make? Each letter must be used only once and all words must contain the centre letter. There is at least one nineletter word. No words starting with a capital are allowed, no plurals ending in s unless the word is also a verb, e. g. he burns with anger. E Y A 18. 19. 20. 17. 21. ( 5) Yesterday Across: 7. Linger, 8. Tedium, 10. Invalid, 11. Pedal, 12. Lure, 13. Leans, 17. Hoist, 18. Urge, 22. Throb, 23. Throngs, 24. Odious, 25. Skills. 1. Plainly, 2. Knavery, 3. Tells, 4. Keeping, 5. Binds, 6. Imply, 9. Adversity, 14. Bomb out, 15. Frankly, 16. Persist, 19. Stoop, 20. Trait, 21. Broke. 22. 23. Down: Good 22 Very Good 28 Excellent 34+ 24. 25. 5x5 C D T Yesterday V L Yesterday Across: Insert the missing letters to make five words reading across and five reading down. A S T I R P U R S E A G I L E R A C E D T R E S S 1. Impatiently, 9. Caged, 10. Alright, 11. Axis, 12. Departed, 14. Myths, 15. Flute, 20. Reindeer, 22. Kiln, 24. Bedroll, 25. Armed, 26. Paperweight. 2. Magnify, 3. Adds, 4. Images, 5. Normally, 7. Ocean, 8. Study, 13 & 6dn. Shed some light, 16. Triumph, 17. Cribs, 18. Yellow, 19. Snide, 21. India, 23. Nazi. R C P Yesterday: amber area arras bare bares barm barre bars baser bear bears berm brae brass bream EMBARRASS errs mare mars maser rams rare ream reams rear rearm rearms rears sabra sabre sabres sambar sear sears sera smear smears R T Down: O T R Note: more than one solution may be possible SUDOKU Fill the grid so that every column, every row and each 3x3 box contains the digits 1 to 9. EASY MEDIUM HARD EASY MEDIUM HARD HOROSCOPES by Patsy Author of ‘ Astrology: Secrets of the Moon’. Email [email protected] gmail. com for readings. www. astrocast. com. au CANCER GEMINI ARIES TAURUS A change of pace or of place may include a new chapter in a family scenario. Be ready to build fresh agreements or come to a mutually agreeable outcome with work colleagues and those you share space with. Today’s New Moon signals a fresh phase in a relationship; for some, to do with work, for others, at home, especially for June 6- 7th Twins. This may come about unexpectedly or in usual circumstances. An unusual or out- of- the- ordinary meeting or news will arrive today. The way you share certain assets, responsibilities or duties may change. This is a good day for a healthy treat or medical appointment. Today’s New Moon marks the start of a fresh understanding. For some, this will include a new way to share space or responsibilities; for others, a fresh agreement within a partnership or relationship. SCORPIO LIBRA LEO VIRGO An exciting new development could change the face of your family, home or finances. Take the time to consider your options, as you could take ideal action now; it’s a case of checking the facts – twice. Today’s New Moon will kick- start a fresh phase; for some regarding a trip and a change of routine; for others, regarding finances. It’s time to be adventurous, but also to be precise about the details. A fresh chapter is about to begin in your domestic or family life. If you work with property, you may be surprised by events. This is a good time to be positive, but to avoid impulsiveness. Research the facts. You may feel inspired by a trip, visit or a particular relationship. But if you feel the logistics today become too complex or are simply outside your comfort zone, ensure you research your situation further. Lucky colour: Jade PISCES AQUARIUS SAGITTARIUS CAPRICORN A new chapter is about to begin in your career, general direction or status. You may even be surprised by news or developments today. If you are making changes yourself, ensure you research the facts. Unexpected or out- of- the- ordinary developments at home or to do with a group or friend may be a surprise, or involve something new. Accept challenges that align with your values. Avoid overspending. Today’s Sagittarian New Moon kick- starts a fresh chapter in your life, especially if it’s your birthday today. There may be ideal elements but a surprise may be in store too. Check domestic arrangements. You’ll appreciate the opportunity for a fresh chapter at home or with family. You may travel. To avoid delays, ensure you plan ahead and have a Plan ‘ B’. A new agreement with a group or a friend may appeal. BULE01Z01MA - V2 PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTED BY PRESSREADER PressReader. com + 1 604 278 4604 . O R I G I N A L C O P Y . O R I G I N A L C O P Y . O R I G I N A L C O P Y . O R I G I N A L C O P Y . O R I G I N A L C O P Y O R I G I N A L C O P Y COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW

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