Saturday “27” Challenge
Harder than clever, this puzzle entertained for its challenge. Service expert
ACER [never heard anyone in tennis use this expression. Acer is a major computer manufacturer.]Munchen-to-Wien heading
OST [For a polyglot jet-setter, aren’t we all, the geographical location of two random cities in Germany, and German itself, is no prob. (By the way, what is German for “heading”?) Of course, cluing this as “Bone, combining form” would not suggest one’s man-of-the-world status.]
Three grins = Excellent: Loved it; Two grins = Good: Enjoyed it; One grin = Satisfactory: A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Unsatisfying: No funFor a discussion on foreign terms, click on “Forum” tab, look under “General Discussion” (page 2) and select ZENOPHOBIA.