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Re: New Words

From:Stone Gordonssen <stonegordonssen@...>
Date:Saturday, November 1, 2003, 16:43
>But since when does any dialect other than Standard English >even *have* a *written* form? Other than within dialogue or >transcripts of speech? There are plenty of words I don't >pronounce according to any Standard, but I >still spell 'em the same way as everyone else. :)
There have been over the ages a number of creative writers who chose to reflect their lect in their writing, even as late as the 20th century, and I'd guess therte are/will be some in the 21st. _________________________________________________________________ Fretting that your Hotmail account may expire because you forgot to sign in enough? Get Hotmail Extra Storage today!