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How to use talkie in a sentence
Damien Chazelle’s latest showstopper stars Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie as Hollywood legends trying to navigate the industry as it transitions from silent movies to talkies.
Each walkie talkie has 22 channels with 121 privacy codes, is compatible with any FRS GMRS two way radios, and has access to all NOAA hazards weather channels and alerts.Receive and transmit clear messages with these reliable walkie-talkies | PopSci Commerce Team | January 19, 2021 | Popular-Science
This pair of walkie talkies are designed to provide reliable push-button communication when you need it most, the radio has 22 channels, 28 pre-programmed privacy channels, silent operations, and multiple power settings to conserve battery life.Receive and transmit clear messages with these reliable walkie-talkies | PopSci Commerce Team | January 19, 2021 | Popular-Science
Clifford Howard, the Washington author who wrote “Purity,” worked on a few more films but none after the rise of the talkies, Bone said.For model and actress Audrey Munson, a long and tragic final chapter | John Kelly | January 13, 2021 | Washington Post
Back in England, Hitchcock made the transition from silents to sound with Blackmail, Britain's first talkie.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Back at police headquarters, Chief of Police Michael Floore Sr. ran out of the detective bureau, barking into a walkie talkie.
A 36-story tower designed by Rafael Vinoly nicknamed the “walkie-talkie” curves outward as it rises, ungainly and jarring.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland | Clive Irving | September 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Lypsinka—like those gals Garbo and Swanson—would love to have her first name-over-the-title talkie.
But she later said Forde “looked like” the camouflage-clad female home invader barking orders into a walkie talkie.
He dropped the tele-talkie behind the seat and examined the gauge on his oxygen tank.The Quantum Jump | Robert Wicks
He traced the circuit to where it disappeared into the oscillator switch, then took the walkie-talkie.The Scarlet Lake Mystery | Harold Leland Goodwin
Each security man had been informed by the miniature walkie-talkie he wore.Space Platform | Murray Leinster
"Might be relaying messages on from a walkie-talkie or something like that," Buck commented.The Defiant Agents | Andre Alice Norton
What he might have done he was never to know, for a buzzer sounded and Nina moved quickly to a wall-talkie.The Ambassador | Samuel Kimball Merwin
British Dictionary definitions for talkie
informal an early film with a soundtrack: Full name: talking picture
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