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Prizes May 2021
Most annotations:
Magoogy £50

Best decision:
Wellington £50

Best comments:
"Norman ex-knight: "a" is missing from the selection (NP)."
AColson £30
"incomplete NP. it should be "her first cousin once removed His Serene Highness Prince Louis of Battenberg, a member of a morganatic branch of the Hessian Royal Family who had adopted British nationality and was serving as an officer in the Royal Navy"
Wellington £30
Prizes June 2021
Most annotations:
Magoogy £50

Best decision:
AColson £50

Best comments:
"Ideally, the saint's name would not be split up by highlighting, but that is a lot to ask."
Hawkeye £30
"the correct Noun Phrase here is: "Mrs. Senior Subaltern""
AColson £30
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5Wellington3514
6Magic_Is_Real2215
7julie31641955
8JMS1650
9Riisargh1263
10AndyE149
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ibby1090
tortoise11432
JMS443344
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smallkitten11246
Game stats

598 documents completed

The most recent was Charles Edward Magoon (Wikipedia) completed by JRS on 15 Jul 2021

The last document to be worked on was Henry Moore (Wikipedia) by Wellington