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On 03/06/2017 at 1:13 PM, mrsprettyfinches2 said:

I must have gone brain dead through the sites off time. I just can't seem to get any of the latest:wacko:. Jan

I'm just the same Jan, however I did get 45!

 

shaun

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keep plugging away.

47/  name one of the oldest English flowers to complete this finch

just 4 to go

thank goodness I hear you say lol.

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48/  mucking about under the trees could give you the answer

3 to go will do all 3 tomorrow and will leave it for a good few days to see if you can get them plus any off the one's before then will do the questions plus the answer.

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hi everyone this will be the last of the quiz will give you the last 3

49/  page 3 girls should cover up to avoid these.

50/  legend dictates you say good morning to the first one of the day

51/  barman could be in trouble for diluting these.

that's it hope everyone has enjoyed it will leave like this for a week so you can go back  on some of the questions still pm me with your answers will post questions and answers next week.

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hi all sorry for the delay here is the questions with the answers.

1/ combine scales and maybe a cap for this canary                                                       lizard                        

2/ you should see this one from down under on a clear night                                        star fish

3/ don't come from where the name suggest [man has a lot to do with these]               bengalese

4/ flour listens to these little chaps                                                                                  wheatear

5/ shy blush on a first date                                                                                              peach face love bird

6/ this bird can be unkind to someone with an affliction.                                                 mocking bird

7/ no kebabs without these                                                                                             skua

8/ mrs bucket would turn blue with one of these in the house                                       hyacinth macaw

9/ don't try crossing this little finch                                                                                 zebra

10/ keep to the straight and narrow or you could run into one of these                         crossbill

11/ line between England and Scotland                                                                         border

12/ burglars tool bar                                                                                                       crow

13/ farmers don't need a warning for these finches                                                       bullfinch

14/ northern guardsman so it's said                                                                               yorkshire

15/ I wouldn't mind one of these on my knee.                                                               secretary bird

16/ rikiaka is mixed up                                                                                                   kakariki [yes I know there is a letter missing]

17/ all that glistens in this finch is                                                                                  goldfinch

18/ find the answer to this common ailment by adding the 8th letter                            chough   so don't do this

19/ we have all suffered from this after a clip                                                                red ear

20/ pride comes before a fall so don't do this                                                                crow

21/ :ahh risk war: this needs sorting out                                                                        harris hawk

22/ spare time pursuit that fly's by                                                                                 hobby

23/ old fashioned name for variety act                                                                           turn

24/ London square resident                                                                                           nightingale

25/ singing while turning the pages                                                                               reed warbler

26/ better than the long sticky one's                                                                              fly catcher

27/ this symbol of peace is a girls best friend                                                               diamond dove

28/ canary with a different spelling to it's shire county                                                  gloster

29/ ernie ford completes this old timer                                                                          Tennessee warbler

30/  it's said they are good to eat                                                                                   budgerigar 

31/ keep all your shiny things under the crust or you could loose them                        magpie

32/ re creating this is a capital problem                                                                         London fancy

33/ not something you would like to see at the old bailey                                              black cap

34/ the oldest profession has had these                                                                        cockatoo

35/ funny man talks about religion                                                                                 godwit

36/ well known American indian chief                                                                            bold eagle

37/ Barbra winsor could be a cockney one of these                                                      sparrow

38/ soars away with the kids but hold on to the string                                                   kite

39/ this can be uncomfortable but there are remedies for the itch                                thrush

40/ you could end up inside if you drop the g                                                                robin

41/ could have joined the mile high club with this little jape                                          sky lark

42/ Vinnie jones tried this on gazza and it wasn't even Christmas                               nut cracker

43/ Pinocchio may have a wee one                                                                              wood cock

44/ this finch could rub you up the wrong way and make you sore                              chaffinch

45/ sweeny todd's favourite bird I should think                                                             cutthroat

46/ these could be withdrawn if you change things around for the USA                       hecks

47/ name one of the oldest English flowers to complete this finch                                rose finch

48/ mucking about under the tree's could give you the answer                                     wood lark

49/ page 3 girls should cover up to avoid these                                                             blue tits

50/ legend dictates you say good morning to the first one of the day                            magpie

51/ barman could be in trouble for diluting these                                                           waterslagger

well that's all 51 how did you do hope you enjoyed it.

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Well that was a great quiz. Surprising how obvious the answers to some of these are now you can see them next to the clue. Think I may have been over thinking them a little. wouldn't have got  25, 29 and 51 in a million years though. Thanks for taking the time to run it though. Jan

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glad you enjoyed it jan I did say look at the questions but must admit some were quite hard.

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Thanks Blankey, I enjoyed the auiz, even though I wasn't very good at it!,

 

shaun

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       Yes, same answers as mine Mr Blanket, :unsure:  :)   must have took someone forever to all those together.

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when I first did the quiz myself we had 1 and a half hours at a club meeting and only got twenty right must admit not easy which is why I gave as much time as you needed just about but like I said at the beginning it was just a bit of fun to have a think while the breeding was going which I hope everyone is having a good year this year.

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