What are some valid connections? Connections are the commonalities, associations or relationships between two words.
Common attributes between two words:
A WHEEL is ROUND.
The MOON is in the UNIVERSE.
RESPECT your PARENT.
Direct associations like:
An APPLE is a FRUIT.
A BICYCLE has a WHEEL.
A CELLPHONE needs a BATTERY.
A BATTERY gives POWER.
Common categories like:
A BANANA and a PEACH are both fruits.
A RAT and a MOUSE are both rodents.
A FROG and a GRAPE are both green.
MERCURY and GOLD are both metallic.
EYES and FEET are both found in pairs.
Are compound words allowed?YES.
For example ... GREEN + LAND = GREENLAND.
KEY + HOLE = KEYHOLE.
HORSE + SHOES = HORSESHOES.
COOK + BOOK = COOKBOOK .
FIRE + ARM = FIREARM.
BOOK + WORM = BOOKWORM.
Are compound phrases allowed?YES.
For example ... RED + SEA = RED SEA.
SOAP + DISH = SOAP DISH.
WATER + SPORT = WATER SPORT.
HEALTH + CLUB = HEALTH CLUB.
WHITE + HOUSE = WHITE HOUSE.
What's the difference between the point values 1-5? Words on 1-point cards have the most connections.
Words on 5-point cards have the fewest connections.
In total, there are over 12,000 known connections between the 560 words.