Benjamin Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Mon Jul 13 12:36:15 UTC 2009

A Language Log commenter recently complained of "courie" as a back-formation
of "courier":

Having trouble finding many examples of bare "courie", but "couried" is
well-attested online, especially from writers in Australia and New Zealand:|+site%3Anz)

--Ben Zimmer

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