Arnold M. Zwicky zwicky at CSLI.STANFORD.EDU
Sun Jul 2 14:44:12 UTC 2006

On Jul 2, 2006, at 6:42 AM, Charlie Doyle wrote:

> I didn't know that about "anyroad"!
> It does appear in the OED (road n 8.d), with instances from
> 1896 through "Remington Steele."

in the Reginald Hill detective novels, Detective Superintendent Andy
Dalziel uses "anyroad" with some frequency.  the books are set in


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