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    #1

    remote control

    Good morning,
    I am thinking about how do you call in common speaking the remote control device used to change TV programmes. I think "remote control" is too long.

    Marketa.

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    #2

    Re: remote control

    Most people call it 'the remote', I think.

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    #3

    Re: remote control

    MrsK and I call it 'the doofer' - but I think that's just us.

    b

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