Query: Why the plural in Spanish "Buenas dias," etc.? (OT)

Peter Richardson prichard at LINFIELD.EDU
Mon Dec 16 18:52:15 UTC 2002

Sounds like the common disappearance of final -s in various versions of
Spanish. (e.g. ?Como e-ta-? (<estas)

> think "Buena noche."  Whether this is an adoption of singular forms or part
> of a larger phonological phenomenon whereby final s is lost, I don't know,


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