RESOURCES

Word study
To excel at scrabble you will have to memorise words. ALL of the top players in the world engage in word study.
Here are some tools to help you.

 

ZYZZYVA
https://www.collinsdictionary.com/scrabble/scrabble-tools/ – available on windows and apple IOS

 ZYZZYVA – anagram function – simple step by step guide

 

Scrabble expert – available on ANDROID supported devices.

 

AEROLITH https://www.aerolith.org – an online

 

Game analysis and playing against the computer

 

quackle.org QUACKLE – A computer program that you can install and play against it offline.
You could also analyse your moves by feeding in the racks and board position.

 

PLAY ONLINE
isc.ro ISC – Internet scrabble club
Play scrabble against opponents from across the globe registered on ISC

 

EA Scrabble
Play on your mobile device or tablet using your facebook account. Available on your APPSTORE ( apple ) or PLAYSTORE ( android )

 

Sites to improve your game
http://www.breakingthegame.net/ – Useful tips and a plethora of puzzles from Kenji Matsumoto

 

Scrabble tips from an experienced Aussie player John Holgate.

 

Other useful sites
cross-tables.com – Contains archives of games played. You can play through a game played by two players move by move. You also have the opportunity to upload your own games that is saved on quackle.
There is an online LEAVE EVALUATOR which can help you determine the worthiness of holding on to a certain combination of tiles on your rack. http://www.cross-tables.com/leaves.php

 

http://www.wespa.orgWESPA – World English Scrabble Players Association.
The official international body for scrabble activities world wide. You can find the current world rankings and also a list of all the international tournaments world wide.

 

Other national scrabble sites
http://absp.org.uk/ABSP – Association of British Scrabble Players.

 

http://www.scrabbleplayers.org – North American Scrabble Players’ Association ( USA and CANADA )
http://www.scrabble.org.au – Scrabble Australia

 

2 and 3 letter word list – Courtesy of the London Scrabble League

 

2 letter words and hooks to make 3s, JQXZ 4 letter words, Vowel dumps and the top 3 seven letter Bonus stems – courtesy of cross-tables.com