CLIK/CLEEK & NATIVE SPEAKER [was ``FAG one last time``]
hstahlke at GW.BSU.EDU
Fri Mar 16 02:08:29 UTC 2001
In this part of the country, fish and fiche are both "feesh".
Except for those speakers for whom they're both "fesh".
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In a message dated 03/15/2001 5:07:56 PM Eastern Standard Time,
tonyglaser at MINDSPRING.COM writes:
> And what about "cache", another word that has emerged from
> obscurity into wider use with the use of computers
And ditto for "fiche" (as in "microfiche"). I have heard both
"feesh" and cannot determine which is more common. In fact every
installation I have worked at has had "fish" people and "feesh"
installation in my experience has had agreement on the
In 1967 an IBM rep named Mike Hodapp always said "fish" and one
presented with a sign reading
featuring the amazing
- Jim Landau (who prefers "feesh" for no good
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