fitzke at VOYAGER.NET
Sat Jan 22 18:22:06 UTC 2000
An old saying around my part of Michigan describes the male of the species,
"Useless as tits on a boar-hog".
Bob Haas wrote:
> No, hogs is pigs, just pigs. Usually big pigs. Nuthin' about the sex.
> > From: Greg Austin <PorchGreg at AOL.COM>
> > Reply-To: American Dialect Society <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
> > Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 21:31:38 EST
> > To: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
> > Subject: Re: Idiom question
> > << I don't know of a special term off the top of my head for he-pig >>
> > I'm not an expert but isn't that a hog?
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