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Alternate soldier in skirt.

A recent puzzle type made famous by user "It_so_happened", the goal is to find the words that fill in the sentence by finding words that are related or synonyms for the words in red. In this case, there are intermediate stages. The words will go from red to orange to green to blue, with blue being the final word. Take a look at his previous puzzles "Degrees of Separation" and "3 Degrees" to see how this works. I hope this one is nearly as well thought out as his have been, otherwise this will be my one and only attempt *smilie face*.

It's hard to judge the difficulty of these, but I'm giving you all the benefit of the doubt.
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Cool! After making some, I was hoping I would get the chance to solve one! =)

Are "Alternate" and "soldier" two distinct words, or do they go together?

Skirt: as in dress?
Or as in avoid, or go around?
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Are "Alternate" and "soldier" two distinct words, or do they go together? two words will make a compound single word

Skirt: as in dress? no
Or as in avoid, or go around? yes, but neither of these specific words
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Reserve?

Bypass?
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Reserve? no

Bypass? no
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Submarine?

Is it a synonym for skirt?
circumvent? dodge? elude? escape? evade?

Or a word that goes with skirt?
Danger? Issue? Trouble? Problem? Land?
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Submarine? you, sir, are the master, and I am but the student...

Is it a synonym for skirt? yes
circumvent? dodge? elude? escape? evade? none of these

Or a word that goes with skirt? no
Danger? Issue? Trouble? Problem? Land?

Submarine in skirt.
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Very nice this one, from alternate soldier to submarine

Submarine: Nautilus? Yellow? League?
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Very nice this one, from alternate soldier to submarine No kidding, I thought this part was going to get to a point of hints and what not.

Submarine: Nautilus? Yellow? League? none of these
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Yes, that was a really clever one. As soon as I thought of it, I knew, yep, that's it!

Sandwich?

Skirt: border? skip? miss? detour?
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Sandwich? yes, on the right track...

Skirt: border? skip? miss? detour? none of these
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Skirt: border, define, surround?
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Skirt: border, define, surround? No... you guys are bound to get it soon. It's one of the 'avoiding' terms, not the 'surrounding' terms.
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Skirt: detour? duck? evade? sidestep? skip?
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Skirt: detour? duck? <-- evade? sidestep? skip?

Submarine in Duck
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Baguette? Zep? Roll?
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Baguette? Zep? Roll? none
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Bomber?
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Hoagie? Po'boy? Torpedo? (I think this exhausts my knowledge of long thin sarnies.)
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Subway? Togo's? Quizno's? (*decided to throw names of sandwich shops into the mix*)
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Bomber? No

Hoagie? Po'boy? Torpedo? (I think this exhausts my knowledge of long thin sarnies.) None of these..
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Bomber? No

Hoagie? Po'boy? Torpedo? (I think this exhausts my knowledge of long thin sarnies.) None of these..
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Subway? Togo's? Quizno's? (*decided to throw names of sandwich shops into the mix*) None of these, it's a more generic name...
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Hmmm, let's try some ducks:

Bombay? Peking? Muscovy? Rubber? Mandarin? Sitting? Lame? Dead? Egg? Down? Golden?
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Island? Archipelago? Cook? Should we trying to find a synonim for sandwich or a more latteral connection?
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Hmmm, let's try some ducks:

Bombay? Peking? Muscovy? Rubber? Mandarin? Sitting? Lame? Dead? Egg? Down? Golden? None of these

Island? Archipelago? Cook? Should we trying to find a synonim for sandwich or a more latteral connection? synonym for a submarine sandwhich, you guys are all around it...Woodworm was really close.
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Hmmm, let's try some ducks:

Bombay? Peking? Muscovy? Rubber? Mandarin? Sitting? Lame? Dead? Egg? Down? Golden? None of these

Island? Archipelago? Cook? Should we trying to find a synonim for sandwich or a more latteral connection? synonym for a submarine sandwhich, you guys are all around it...Woodworm was really close.
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(sorry for the double posts, stupid computer!)
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Maybe a Zeppelin (in full)?

Duck: a species? Mallard? Goldeneye? (Thinking of just two that potentially connect to trains and James Bond respectively.)
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Maybe a Zeppelin (in full)? No

Duck: a species? No Mallard? Goldeneye? (Thinking of just two that potentially connect to trains and James Bond respectively.) No to all
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Grinder? Torpedo? Rocket? Tunnel? Italian? Panini?
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Crispy? Aromatic? Diving? Bill? Donald? Daffy? Howard the?
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Never mind the torpedo, Woodworm asked this also
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Grinder? Torpedo? Rocket? Tunnel? Italian? Panini? No. Seriously, you guys are close.

Crispy? Aromatic? Diving? Bill? Donald? Daffy? Howard the? none , ...but I almost used 'Howard' to get to duck, heh
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Duck: dismissal of a batsman in cricket?
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Duck: A synonym for the animal?

Ciabatta? Hero? Blimpie?
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Scrooge Mc? Daisy? Huey, Dewey, and/or Louie? April, May, and/or June?

Club sandwich?
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Duck: dismissal of a batsman in cricket? No

Duck: A synonym for the animal? No

Ciabatta? Hero? yes! you make it look so easy Blimpie?

Hero in duck.
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Are we looking for a specific hero?
A real hero?
A mythological hero?
A superhero?

Or a synonym for hero?

Hm, duck...
Not related to the animal at all?
Refer to a game?
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Gray duck? Goose? (I know the game as Duck, Duck, Goose, and some people I've met online swear it's Duck, Duck, Gray Duck...got no idea why that might be. *shrug*) Or failing that, Gray Goose? (Vodka? That'd be a lateral leap for sure...haha)
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Duck Soup?
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With Brian here, we look like trying in vain to go up the mountain =)

Hero = Hercules? Or a synonim for hero?
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Are we looking for a specific hero? yes
A real hero?
A mythological hero?
A superhero? this

Or a synonym for hero?

Hm, duck...
Not related to the animal at all? no (it IS related to the animal)
Refer to a game? no

Gray duck? Goose? (I know the game as Duck, Duck, Goose, and some people I've met online swear it's Duck, Duck, Gray Duck...got no idea why that might be. *shrug*) Or failing that, Gray Goose? (Vodka? That'd be a lateral leap for sure...haha) no to all of this, and duck duck gray duck is just plan silly.

Duck Soup? no
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missed these from above:
Scrooge Mc? Daisy? Huey, Dewey, and/or Louie? April, May, and/or June? no to all
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Hero = Hercules? No Or a synonim for hero? No
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Trust me, guessing is a lot easier when you've made one of these yourself. You all should try it!

Is it the name of a specific duck? Did you see Kaylee's questions a few posts up?

Batman?
Spiderman?
Superman?
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oh you got 'em. =)
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Is the hero Superman? Batman? Spiderman?
Another comic book superhero?
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Is it the name of a specific duck? No, two word 'phrase', Duck is first part Did you see Kaylee's questions a few posts up? not until a few minutes later, heh

Batman? no
Spiderman? no
Superman? no

Is the hero Superman? Batman? Spiderman? no
Another comic book superhero? yes
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Duckman?
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hm, Marvel?
DC?

Duck call? Duck hunt?
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Duckman no

hm, Marvel?
DC? Yes

Duck call? Duck hunt? No, No
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Duckmole? (I learned this word at scrabble)

Duck feathers?
Duckbill?
Duck pond?
District attorney? ;-)
Duckweed?
Ducktail?
Duck shooting?
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Is the phrase "something Duck"?
Or more like "blankduck"?
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You said yes to DC... Washington? Duck confit?
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Flash? [in the pan ...]
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Duckmole? (I learned this word at scrabble)

Duck feathers?
Duckbill?
Duck pond?
District attorney? ;-)
Duckweed?
Ducktail?
Duck shooting? No to all to these

Is the phrase "something Duck"? no
Or more like "blankduck"? no

more like: Duck something


You said yes to DC... Washington? Duck confit? I said yes to DC as in DC comics.
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Flash? [in the pan ...]Yes!

Flash in (the) pan

...but before I put the S word, care to try and get from Duck to Pan?
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Duck Dodgers?
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Duck sauce? Saucepan?
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Oh, duck pipes/ Pan pipes might work too?
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

sauce -> pan works nicely...
Visconti (Visconti)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Yes!

************* SPOILER *************

Alternate Solder -> Submarine -> Hero -> Flash

Skirt -> Duck -> Sauce -> Pan

A flash in the pan.

There was bit of foreshadowing in the opening paragraph when I mentioned that this one might be my one and only attempt, thus this puzzle itself might end up being a flash in the pan.

Thanks for playing! Was a blast to make.
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:42 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Also, I really wanted to use Steve's Job to get to Apple, then Apple to Sauce, but I thought that might be too easy.. still makes me laugh, tho.
It_so_happened (It_so_happened)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Awesome! Was a blast to play, too!

And yes, the Apple thing is funny. =)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:46 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

64 posts, and I was in class the whole time...

Sorry I missed this one - looked awesome!
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Hope it wasn't a flash in the pan: I think this genre has legs. The lateral thinking really comes in towards the end, when your solver's got one eye on the eventual solution. It's a bit like the old Lewis Carroll CAT-COT-COG-DOG game but with words. Me likes.
Ixoye724 (Ixoye724)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:56 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Nice one. This and the other puzzles of its type are/were fun to solve, but I guess I'm more of a 'Classic' lateral puzzle style fan. It is a good point about the tough work toward the end, which this style has in common with all lateral puzzles.
It_so_happened (It_so_happened)
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I think we're all probably biggest fans of the Classic style, since that's probably how we ended up here, but it's fun to branch out and stretch the brain in new ways every now and then.
Ixoye724 (Ixoye724)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 10:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Agreed, but when you're old you can only stand so much stretching...
It_so_happened (It_so_happened)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 10:23 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Haha =)
38 is old? That worries me. ;)

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