This puzzle focuses on Huck's dialect. Every clue is one of Huck's words; every answer is a translation into "proper" English. For example, Huck's word DISREMEMBER translates into FORGET, and his word CRETUR translates into CREATURE. Fun way to instill an appreciation for dialect!
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