Mark A Mandel
mam at THEWORLD.COM
Tue Jan 22 14:55:31 UTC 2002
On Tue, 22 Jan 2002, Dennis R. Preston wrote:
#I'm as ignorant as Mark. What bird? Why bird at all?
#>On Sat, 19 Jan 2002, carljweber wrote:
#>#A little offer of twined thread synthesis. The "finger" is otherwise "the
#>#bird," and otherwise f.u. Everybody knows what bird.
"Give so. the bird" = "give so. the finger" in NYC and
Boston-area, at least.
-- Mark A. Mandel
Linguist at Large
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