October 18, 2002

A Sack is a Paper Poke?

Dying to know about the origins of a regional dialect (why we'uns here in Virginny talk Suthun, for instance) or the pronunciation history of a given word?

No? What kind of a gallblamed heathen are ye?

Check out Ask-a-Linguist if your inquiring mind wants to know.

Posted by fred1st at October 18, 2002 07:34 AM
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