We have now reached the end of this tutorial. There is much, much more that could be said about cryptic clues, but the basics have been covered and by far the best way of learning more is by actually tackling some cryptic crosswords.

If you are are a novice, I hope that this tutorial has given you enough confidence to go further. The daily Coffee-Break Cryptic would be a good starting point. You should find the clues not too difficult.

Happy puzzling!

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