Définitions énigmatiques

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Re: Définitions énigmatiques

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I can never forget which is which after Miss Austen (my inf/jr school headmistress) made me write out 50 times when I was 9 :

It's means it is.
:lol: Seems as if you got off lightly. She could have made you write out a further fifty times... It's means it has.
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Tom wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:10 pm
I can never forget which is which after Miss Austen (my inf/jr school headmistress) made me write out 50 times when I was 9 :

It's means it is.
:lol: Seems as if you got off lightly. She could have made you write out a further fifty times... It's means it has.
Ah, but I'd only got it wrong in the it's = it is/its = possessive context.

I'm still not clear which we should be seeing in this clue.

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I don't know whit's whit anymore.

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War machine, set up and ready to meet its destiny (7)
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Decoder?
"I am a man of fixed and unbending principles, the first of which is to be flexible at all times." - Everett Dirksen

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No sorry,

You're way off track.

Think navy

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Warship ?

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Tanker ?

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Torpedo.

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FrenchForumSurvivor wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:32 pm
War machine, set up and ready to meet its destiny (7)
Wot’s another name for destiny and a set up ?

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