Did you type a connection that was correct but not get the points you deserved? If so, sorry. The system isn't perfect. Do give yourself the extra points mentally. (There's probably no need to comment about this, unless it's constructive.)
BusyBee: Penne doesn't mean pen, it comes from the Latin for feather.
Pen also comes from the Latin from feather as it originally related to quills but it is a cognate, not a derivation. (9 months ago)
Andy P: Cheers, glad people are enjoying it. Shame it's been buried from the homepage with that guy that just submitted about a million grids though haha. (9 months, 2 weeks ago)
Vixen: 7/10, despite being a self confessed Italophile and having managed those restaurants all my life... Total fail on tongue line! Really great grid! :-) (9 months, 2 weeks ago)
FirstGofer: You well and truly stumped me there. Found my 'way in' with Furlong group, but reckoned 2 of them had most meanings and therefore missed. A very clever, challenging grid.
(9 months, 2 weeks ago)