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English Makes Sense!

So, our 3rd graders had an interesting Word Study lesson today. They were investigating <helicopter>, and had an initial hypothesis of <heli + copt + er>. So they typed <heli> into etymonline, to see if it was a prefix.

The rest of the story you will probably be able to guess, right after you try typing "heli" into etymonline.

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