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Alive, sentient, not a person.

Is it a magical beast?

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Alive, sentient, not a person.

Is it a magical beast?
5. Not a beast.
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Wondering about the absolute definition of "beast" here lol... would a centaur be considered not a person but not a beast? What about a house elf? Hmm, or a ghost?

So I'll ask a different question while we ponder that lol...

Is it at Hogwarts? (or at least, at Hogwarts when we encounter it in the books even if that's not where it "lives")

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Wondering about the absolute definition of "beast" here lol... would a centaur be considered not a person but not a beast? What about a house elf? Hmm, or a ghost?

So I'll ask a different question while we ponder that lol...

Is it at Hogwarts? (or at least, at Hogwarts when we encounter it in the books even if that's not where it "lives")
6. Yes, it is at Hogwarts. (and on the "beast" question I was reminded about Magical Beasts the book.. and although I haven't memorized it as some have) I still think my "answer" is not a beast.
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Is it the sorting hat?
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Is it the sorting hat?
7. No it is not the sorting hat. Good guess, though.
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Is it one of the talking pictures?

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Or could it be a crying mandrake?

I love Harry Potter but I've never played 20 q's so I hope I'm not breaking any rules asking two questions in a row.

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Is it one of the talking pictures?
8. No not a talking picture.
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Or could it be a crying mandrake?

I love Harry Potter but I've never played 20 q's so I hope I'm not breaking any rules asking two questions in a row.
9. Not a crying mandrake (and you are doing fine).
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Is it a horcrux?
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Is it the Flying Ford Anglia?

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Is it the whomping willow?

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Is it a horcrux?
10. Not a horcrux
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Is it the Flying Ford Anglia?
11. no not a Ford
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Is it the whomping willow?
12. Yes! It IS the whomping willow.. the "sentient" question was kind of difficult for me, but when i looked it up, it was talking about being "aware" and the willow clearly knows how/when to defend itself, so...
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YAY!!! I got one!

Ok I'm thinking of one...

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aww shucks...I was going to say whomping willow next

I love this thread now :

Ok, so is it a person?

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Place?

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Does Harry interact directly with this person, place or thing?

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1. Ok, so is it a person? no
2. Place? no
3. Does Harry interact directly with this person, place or thing? yes

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Is it unique to Harry?
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4. Is it unique to Harry?

Hmm Im not sure how to answer that. Can you rephrase that a different way? For example if the item was the elder wand, (it isn't) what would the answer be?

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Is it in any of the first 3 books?
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5. Is it in any of the first 3 books? yes

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Is it alive?

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6. Is it alive? In the sense that is it a living, breathing thing? no

some of these questions are tricky in the harry potter world lol

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is it a horcrux?
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7. is it a horcrux? no

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Is it something that only belongs to Harry?
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