[Ads-l] "Downsight"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Dec 25 18:42:36 UTC 2014

>From around the Web:

"... but the high price still remains a _downsight_."

Well, it does make since, when you think about it. ;-) Some people don't
hear any meaningful difference between long vowels and short ones.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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