Become a Word Game Expert

Hello and welcome to the new home of http://homepage.ntlworld.com/adam.bozon/scrabble.htm. On this page you will find useful word lists and programs to help you become an expert at anagrams, crosswords, word puzzles and word games such as Scrabble, Literati, Scrabble Zing, Upwords and Boggle. These are links to the pages on this website:

Scrabble Word Lists

On this page you will find lots of useful word lists for Scrabble, Words with Friends, Literati, Scrabble Zing, Upwords, Boggle or any other word game. There are over 50 different word lists including 2 letter words, 3 letter words and highest scoring Scrabble words while other lists can help you when you're struggling with bad letters in a game like Scrabble such as words with all consonants in, words with lots of vowels in, Q words without a U after and many more. There is also a Dictionary containing over 170,000 words.

Scrabble Solver

This scrabble solver finds all the 2 to 8 letter words from the letters you enter and supports the use of blank tiles. It also gives you the highest scoring words and recommended words to use.

Anagram Solver

This anagram solver finds all the 2 to 12 letter words from the letters you enter.

Word List Maker and Hook Solver

This program is used to generate word lists and can be used in Scrabble, Words with Friends, Literati, Scrabble Zing, Upwords or any other similar word game. The program takes a sequence of up to 8 letters and makes a list of all the 2 to 8 letter words containing your letters.

Crossword Solver

This crossword solver gives you all the words that can fill the gaps when you have missing letters in a word.

Scrabble Letters Remaining Checker

This Scrabble Letters Remaining Checker allows you to quickly work out which letters have not come out yet during a game which can be really useful towards the end of a game.

Scrabble Letter Statistics

This page contains some statistics about which letters go well or badly together and which letters are best for more open and more blocked up boards. This can be useful when you are trying to decide which word to put down when you have a few similar scoring words on your rack.

Scrabble Tile Distribution and Points Values

This page tells you how many of each letter there are in a game of Scrabble and their points value.

Word Drop

Word Drop is a free online single player word game which is similar to Tetris but you use letters to make words instead of blocks to make rows. You have to try and score as many points as you can by dropping letters into the play area to make words horizontally or vertically.

Word Balancer

Word Balancer is a free online single player word game which is similar to my Word Drop game but with the added twist of it being played on a seesaw so you have to try not to let the seesaw's angle go too high or low.

Word Grid

Word Grid is a free online single player word game. Letters appear in the top left corner of the grid and you have to place them onto the grid to try and make horizontal and vertical words. The minimum word length begins at 4 letters but this goes up after you reach 25, 50 and 75 words. There are bonuses for using harder letters and making longer words. The aim of the game is to score as many points you can and to make as many words as you can.

Word Pyramids

Word Pyramids is a free online single player word game. You begin with 2 letters at the top of the pyramid. On each word you have to add another letter and rearrange them to form a new word to try and fill up the word pyramid. There are 5 pyramids in each game and the aim is to score as many points as you can. There are 2 skill levels, the easy version goes up to 7 letter words and the harder version goes up to 10 letter words.

Yahoo! Games Backdoor

This page gives you links for getting into full rooms on Yahoo! Games such as Pool, Chess and Literati.

 


Chess

Hello and welcome to the new home of http://homepage.ntlworld.com/adam.bozon/chess.htm. On here you will find pages about Chess including puzzles and opening analysis. These are links to the Chess pages on this website:

Chess Puzzles

This is a collection of checkmate puzzles. There are sets of 12 puzzles for beginners, intermediate and advanced players.

Chess Openings

From this page you will find links to my various openings pages. There are pages about the Blackburne Gambit, Budapest Gambit, Hippopotamus Defense, Ruy Lopez, Slav Defense and St George's Defense and a collection of Unusual Openings. In total there are over 700 example games involving these openings.

Chess Opening Statistics

These are statistics compiled from over 2 million games. It shows for each opening and variation what percentage of matches were won by white, black and were drawn. Also included are white's and black's best and worst 10 openings statistically and what are the most and least drawn openings. There are statistics for nearly 300 different openings and variations.

Chess

Play Chess online against a computer opponent.

How to Beat Chess Computers

This page gives tips and advice on how to beat Chess Computers. It gives advice on what to do and what not to do against Chess Computers and includes example games that demonstrate a few key points.

 


Films

Film Lists to Watch

If you like watching films then you might like to try and watch all the films on some of these lists. The lists included are a top rated films list, IMDb Top 250, Best Picture Oscar winners, films with 10 or more Oscar nominations and films with 5 or more Oscar wins.

Film Oscar Statistics

This page contains film Oscar statistics and lists including a list of Best Picture Oscar winners and nominees and films with most Oscar nominations and wins.

Actor and Actress Oscar Statistics

This page contains actor and actress Oscar statistics and lists including a full list of all the Best Leading and Supporting Actor and Actress Oscar winners and actors and actresses with most Oscar nominations and wins.

Director Oscar Statistics

This page contains director Oscar statistics and lists including a full list of all the Best Director Oscar winners and nominees and directors with most Oscar nominations and wins.