Friday, 9 September 2016

Cryptic Clues Type “C” – CC 36 to CC 40


CC 36: Part of body or strip of water? (3)
CC 37: Legal draft of an account statement (4)
CC 38: Plank placed to help one get into a vehicle (5)
CC 39: Sounding out a strong urge (7)
CC 40: Alluvial area that is triangular (5)

Solutions to the above clues can be viewed at Solutions for CC 36 to CC 40
Would you like to understand the above type of clues before answering them? Click Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "C"

SOLUTIONS for Cryptic Clues Type “C” – CC 31 to CC 35
CC 31: Copy of a primate (3) APE
CC 32: Part of ship found in part of human body (5) BELLY
CC 33: Is it hat or shall we call it lid? (3) CAP
CC 34: Missiles used for an indoor game (5) DARTS
CC 35: Huge property required to park a huge car (6) ESTATE

Did you observe, answer to each of the above clues is a Homonym and it is coloured in green. Homonym is a word that has more than one meaning. Two meanings for each of these words are found in their respective clues and they are coloured red. 

Also view in this blog:

CC 1 to CC 5
CC 6 to CC 10
CC 11 to CC 15

CC 16 to CC 20
CC 21 to CC 25
CC 26 to 30

Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "A"
Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "B"
Understanding Cryptic Clues Type 'D"

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