Re: OT: All'y'all's's's's'...
|From:||Patrick Littell <puchitao@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, May 18, 2005, 2:44|
On 5/14/05, Paul Bennett <paul-bennett@...> wrote:
> I have also produced
> "you'ns" when talking to a group, addressing a specific subset of that
The major distinctive feature of the Pittsburghese dialect of English is the
2nd person plural "yinz", from "yunz" (still widely heard), from "you'uns".
Usually I only see the word Pittsburghese on humorous coffee mugs and the
like; more often I hear it called the Yinzer dialect.
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