August 25, 2010 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 412

Toughie No 412 by Osmosis

Less is More

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Although I do enjoy doing Osmosis puzzles, I think that his trademark type of clue, where the answer has to be built from lots of small bits with single letters being either added or removed, can be a bit overdone. What do you think? Tell us in a comment, and please remember to click on one of the stars at the bottom to show much you enjoyed it.

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DT 26328

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26328

Hints and tips by Crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Our setters are giving us some very enjoyable puzzles so far this week. Today Jay has given us some great clues and, in my opinion, just the right amount of anagrams, including some of those part-anagram, part-something-else clues. Didn’t take too long to solve but still great fun – ideal for when you are supposed to be getting on with the day job!!

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