As Buddy Holly once sang:

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at YAHOO.COM
Fri Feb 18 12:28:21 UTC 2005

There is so much similar stuff in the patron reviews on Amazon that one could while away many hours copying and pasting.

A peek at the English of Tomorrow.  Today..


Michael McKernan <mckernan at LOCALNET.COM> wrote:
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Wilson Gray wrote;

>"It really doesn't matter anymore."
>He was right, if a patron's review of a book on is any
>"It doesn't _madder_ if you aced the ACT's ...."

excellent example of what Pinker calls 'the rule which converts 't' to a
flapped 'd''

Michael McKernan

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