Date: Fri, 10 Mar 1995 00:27:45 -0800
From: Anton Sherwood dasher[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NETCOM.COM
Subject: helicopter seeds
Dave Britain writes:
When I was a boy in East Anglia, 'helicopter' was the name given to a
Where I grew up, sycamore seeds (or seed pods, rather) look nothing
like helicopters. That's a dialect difference and then some!