The ASAS Word Contest

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Welcome to the online version of ‘Are you well-worded’.  The original crossword first appeared in the hard copy edition of the Tabloid in Volume 3 and continued thereafter in volumes 3 and 4.  With the the migration of the contest to our online portal, the name ‘Are you well-worded’, is being replaced with ‘The ASAS Word Contest.’  The ASAS Word Contest will be published each month.

Participants who started off will continue their accumulation of points based on the following points scale:

Age Handicap Scale
12-20 years 20-30 years 31-40 years 41-50 years 51 and over
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 points
Submission Meter
Earliest entry 1-5 days after earliest entry 6-15 days after earliest entry 16-30 days after earliest entry Over 1 month
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 points

At the end of the last contest, the following is the leaderboard:

1 Khadija Talib Ebrahimjee 61
2 Rukia Ally Abdallah 61
3 Shehnaz Akhterhussein Hasham 38
4 Karan Popat 34
5 Abbas Mohamed Amirali 33
6 Madhavi Nayan Lal 33
7 Musadiqa Mushtakhussein Jamal 30
8 Smiraj Jitendra Maisuria 29
9 Muharami Othman Mwinyimvua 28
10 Ennara Bhanji 27
11 Dorah Teddy Msuya 26

Participants will be required to attempt it and then submit it for evaluation.

The Points Scale