Re: Other Vulgar Latins?
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 22, 2006, 1:10|
On 2/21/06, Adam Walker <carrajena@...> wrote:
> Mine. [E] before [n] goes to [I]. That's a standard
> feature of Texan. Pin and pen ore homophones as are
> finned and fend and hundreds of others.
Not just Texan, Southern 'Murkin all the way east to the Carolinas. I
well remember our teachers in middle Georgia drilling into us the
spelling difference between the /pIn/ you write with and the /pIn/ you
stick things with.
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>