Sunday, August 20, 2006
I go on holiday for three weeks next Sunday
The photo is of the estuary in Harlech, Wales where I'll spend most of my holiday
Erika and Carla and all the 'Carlaites'.
I just wrote this in reply to a comment from Erika, but thought you might not all find it there. So this is a version to appear in the main part of the blog.
Sergio, I think it was (and apologies if it was someone else) asked me what it was like living in Germany. So I took my camera with me when my wife and I went to the market in the centre of town yesterday and I'm putting the results in a Bubbleshare presentation, a link to which you will get later today.
A week today I go off to England and Wales for three weeks on holiday.
I think I must lead you to the answers to my quiz.
(1) "Minus 3" or "Plus 5" is a very simple code. To see what the words are you go backwards or forwards in the alphabet.
TVOEBZ (Minus 1) means go backwards one letter in the alphabet:
Got it? (This is what young English kids say all the time, meaning: "Do you understand?)
(2) The rest of my questions, I think, are anagrams, the letters of the word re-arranged haphazardly (in no particular order). Don't fry your brains trying to guess the answers, just go to:
type in what I have written, and you should be able to find the word or words that are the ones I mean in the list produced.