Double letter


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(Print.) Two letters on one shank; a ligature
A mail requiring double postage.

See also: Double, Double

References in classic literature ?
Large fat private double letter, sealed with ducal coronet.
How many double letter squares are on a standard Scrabble board?
A Sometimes Always Never B Double Letter C Tiles D Hope Gap
According to Behroozian all of Dubai's future plates will have double letter codes, with the first batch having AA.
Contract awarded for acquisition of double letter photocopier paper.
In many cases, the children failed to pick out silent letters or the difference between a single or double letter in words like "disappeared" or "tomorrow."
He spelled 'caziques', meaning West Indian tribal chiefs, in a move which included two triple word squares, one double letter score and an extra 50 points for using all his pieces.
FROM triple-word scores to double letter wins, these scrabble players have become experts over the years.
In this version words must be at least four letters long and, with the addition of a unique double letter cube, making valuable five- and six-letter words is more common.
In April 1982, Karl Khoshnaw scored a record 392 points with the word CAZIQUES getting Q on a double letter score and the C and S on triple word scores.
sundaymercury@sundaymercury.net SCRABBLE: THE FACTS l The game was invented in 1938 by US architect Alfred Mosher Butts; l Scrabble is currently sold in 121 million countries and in 29 different language versions - with 150 million sets bought to date; l In April 1982, Karl Khoshnaw scored a record 392 points with the word CAZIQUES, getting the Q on a double letter score and the C and S on triple word scores.
That is, would participants learn a simple word task (i.e., picking the words containing a double letter) through simple reinforcement without being consciously aware of what they were doing.