Azed Competition No. 2213  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2209  |  2218  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2213 Nov 2014SOLECISM normal25


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstM. BarleyGrammatical error, this, or a lapse in social morescomp. anag.
SecondC. G. MillinWhat spoils clues with promise but not pure unfortunatelycomp. anag. & lit.; pure = free from bad grammar
ThirdJ. C. LeylandShort shrift’s first thing it’s given by fussy schoolmistress?comp. anag. incl. s, & lit.
VHCD. AppletonAwkward social mess-up with fax could bring about this faux pascomp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. & N. AsplandAwkward social mistake? One might find it aka ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCDr J. BurscoughBad form, perhaps, using moles (sic) unchecked?anag.; unchecked = not restrained; ref. Molech clue
VHCW. DreverBlundering beginner is involved in the opening bit of Strictly Come Dancinganag. incl. L is S; blundering n.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherAs learner heading up M6, perhaps, it’s not what’s expectedso L + M sice (rev.)
VHCR. GilbertFish is caught in Cam but not using a gaffsole + is in C(a)m
VHCD. V. HarryWarmed Mosel (sic)?anag. & lit.; warm = beat
VHCR. J. HealdMisuse of semicolon’s not acceptable, being this?anag. less on, & lit.
VHCL. M. InmanHow fame changes face after single faux pas!i.e. c is m after sole
VHCD. F. ManleyIs some clue lacking proper English slammed for this?anag. less U, E, & lit.
VHCP. W. MarlowBad form schoolmistress disciplined expelling rowdy hard sortsanag. less anag. incl. H
VHCP. McKennaNominativus pendens? Only a Latinist’s so upset over the term for indecorumsole + sic (rev.) + m
VHCRev Prebendary M. R. MetcalfChristmas mistletoe being brandished? Such impropriety could result with that, mister!comp. anag.
VHCT. J. MooreyAbuse in grammar school finally comes out, current Head of Science arrestedI S in anag. incl. l
VHCA. PlumbCamisole’s tight, cutting a boobanag. less a
VHCD. Price JonesSemicolons misplaced? It’s not onanag. less on, & lit.
VHCP. TaylorA placement of semicolons that’s not on?anag. less on, & lit.
VHCJ. R. TozerMaster Society formality with acclaim before … this upsets it all?M S ice los (all rev), & lit.
VHCJ. Vincent & Ms R. PorterMisuse of semi-colons not acceptable – it’s a grammatical improprietyanag. less on, & lit.
VHCM. WainwrightActs awkwardly with social ‘mistake’: a —— one attacks?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenBetween you and I, perhaps Miss Cole needs a new lookanag.; ref. Lily C., model and actress
VHCG. H. WillettA breach of Azed’s rules, the only doctrine demanding inherent compliance?c in sole ism

HCs in competition 2213 awarded to:

D. K. ArnottG. I. L. GraftonJ. R. C. MichieD. H. Tompsett
Rev Canon C. M. BrounJ. GrimesC. J. MorseA. Vick
D. A. CampbellR. B. HarlingD. F. Newton-EdwardsMs S. Wallace
M. CoatesR. HeskethM. L. PerkinsA. J. Wardrop
N. ConnaughtonR. J. HooperDr S. J. ShawR. J. Whale
M. D. CookeG. JohnstoneN. G. ShippobothamA. Whittaker
V. DixonE. C. LanceI. SimpsonA. J. Young
T. J. DonnellyC. LovingB. SolomonsDr E. Young
J. FaircloughG. MacdonaldM. Taylor 
J. GlassonburyM. A. Macdonald-CooperR. C. Teuton