The Scrabble Word-Building Book: Updated Edition

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 25, 2007 - Games & Activities - 736 pages
Want to outsmart, outwit, and outplay your Scrabble® opponents? Using the completely revised and updated The Scrabble® Word-Building Book, you can! This essential strategy guide shows you how to build on your opponents' words and become a master of this classic game. For novice players and expert wordsmiths alike, this helpful reference includes:
  • A handy list of the 94 two-letter words sure to pile on the points
  • Over 800 three-letter words -- 550 of which can be formed from two-letter words
  • All eight-letter words that can be formed from seven-letter words
  • Every word up to seven letters you can play!

To increase your word-building power and achieve the highest score, keep The Scrabble® Word-Building Book at your fingertips -- and beat your opponent every time!

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The Scrabble Wordbuilding Book

User Review  - omajust -

This is a hard core Scrabble word book. Im a beginner so it will be good in the future and less so at this time.I would not recommend this product to one of my playing buddies! Im having enough trouble as it is! Read full review

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User Review  - chb41 -

Wonderful book with acceptable Scrabble words and their plurals etc. Invaluable game playing tool. I am playing Scrabble at the senior center weekly. The other game players at my table have been ... Read full review

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Page 16 - See how many you recognize: aa, ad, ae, ah, ai, am, an, ar, as, at, aw, ax, ay, ba, be, bi, bo, by, da, de, do, ef, eh, el, em, en, er...
Page 3 - AR: bar, car, ear, far, gar, jar, lar, mar, oar, par, tar, var, war, yar; arb, arc...
Page 32 - ALE bale, dale, gale, hale, kale, male, pale, rale, sale, tale, vale, wale; alec, alee, alef, ales...
Page 9 - OD: bod, cod, god, hod, mod, nod, pod, rod, sod, tod, yod; oda, odd, ode, ods...
Page 9 - MO:-; moa, mob, moc, mod, mog, mol, mom, mon, moo, mop, mor, mos...

About the author (2007)

Saleem Ahmed is a Scrabble® fanatic and the author of numerous books including The Scrabble® Word-Building Book, which has sold nearly a half a million copies. In 2018, he and his wife Carol (a.k.a. “Yasmin”) were recognized as the Most Outstanding Family in the Western USA by the Universal Peace Federation, in part due to their compiling of The Scrabble® Word-Building Book with the help of both of their daughters, Aisha and Seema. Born in India and raised in Pakistan, Saleem and Hawaii-born Yasmin now live in Honolulu.

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