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Wed Sep 10 12:20:03 UTC 2003
preston at PILOT.MSU.EDU,Net writes:
>I note, however, that "eye-diaelct" has increasingly come to mean
>"spellings which reflect dialect." I ain't against language change,
>but we appear to be in the midst of it here with a chance for real
>In the AS article mentioned above I used the neutral term
>"respellings" to refer to both.
>Several interesting studies of respellings appear in a recent special
>issue of JofS (Journal of Sociolinguistics 4,4:614-21).
>dInIs (not "eye-dialect" in the strict [older? obsolescent?] sense)
You forgit "KOHrect" "SAY ense".
Barnhart at highlands.com
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