Belated reply re: "the" wife

Beverly Flanigan flanigan at OAK.CATS.OHIOU.EDU
Tue Nov 9 23:26:48 UTC 1999

At 03:15 PM 11/9/99 -0500, you wrote:
>On Tue, 9 Nov 1999, Aaron E. Drews wrote:
> >Even if one were a college student (as opposed to a university student), one
> >would say "I'm at college", meaning both that "I'm a student" and "I'm
> >physically at the further education institution as I speak".   I can't think
> >of an instance when anyone would say "in university" or "in college".
>I have said "in college" all my life.

Me too--but not "in university."  (Minnesota born and bred.)

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