No more "Christian name, sir?" in Kent, UK

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Sat Mar 27 23:39:06 UTC 2010

At 3/27/2010 07:59 AM, Judy Prince wrote:
>"First name" works nicely.

But, like "forename", not for the traditional Chinese and several
other cultures (when they're giving their name in answer to being
questioned in English).


The American Dialect Society -

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