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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    Q 16 Is he responsible for coining a new word in a dictionary ?
    Q 16 Is he responsible for coining a new word in a dictionary ?.....NO

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    Q 17 Might as well just keep asking (or we'll never finish this one) . Is he mentioned or credited in a dictionary ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    Q 17 Might as well just keep asking (or we'll never finish this one) . Is he mentioned or credited in a dictionary ?
    Q 17 Might as well just keep asking (or we'll never finish this one) . Is he mentioned or credited in a dictionary .....NO.

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    Q 18 has it got anything to do with being a 'peer' ?( member of the house of Lords)


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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    Q 18 has it got anything to do with being a 'peer' ?( member of the house of Lords)
    Q 18 has it got anything to do with being a 'peer' ?( member of the house of Lords).....NO

    HINT # 3 : He is not the only one who is peerless. There are others. Dickie Bird, for example

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    Q 19 Is it because he is single ?(unmarried)

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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    Q 19 Is it because he is single ?(unmarried)
    Didnt know that he is. Looks more than double to me

    NO

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    Q 20 Is it to do with him being an MBE ? (Queens honourary award in England)

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    is it something to do with the bible? u know, the good shepherd , the______ bird??
    ok i take that back.
    how about their autobiographies being published by peerless??
    oh and btw, if Bird is like Shepherd, how is shepherd peerless???
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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    Q 20 Is it to do with him being an MBE ? (Queens honourary award in England)
    NO

    Thats the end of your twenty

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    Quote Originally Posted by viktor
    is it something to do with the bible? u know, the good shepherd , the______ bird??
    ok i take that back.
    how about their autobiographies being published by peerless??
    oh and btw, if Bird is like Shepherd, how is shepherd peerless???
    Q21. how about their autobiographies being published by peerless??......NO


    if Bird is like Shepherd, how is shepherd peerless??? ...Thats the hint

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    What's the answer ? I have no chance of even guessing this one .

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    Do they belong to an organisation that makes them peerless?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    Do they belong to an organisation that makes them peerless?
    NO

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    Quote Originally Posted by JASON
    What's the answer ? I have no chance of even guessing this one .
    Yes. It was a tough one. Okay here it is.

    Shephard and Dickie Bird are 'peerless' because they are umpires !!

    The word umpire came into use around 1362 from its original form nompere meaning peerless, without equal !!



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