Ed Horan (Speller 148) made sure to pronounce his Ns as he correctly spelled "fantoccini."But first, he had a few questions.
"What is it?"
"Puppets moved by strings or mechanical devices," Dr. Bailly said.
"OK, language of origin?" Ed asked.
Italian, which formed it from a Latin word
And "can I hear it in a sentence?"
So many spectators stopped to watch the fantoccini that the puppet shows had to be moved to one of the park's larger amphitheaters.