english, the official national language

Roger Shuy rshuy at MONTANA.COM
Tue May 23 19:57:25 UTC 2006

> >
> -David Barnhart asks:
>> Can anyone confirm which dialect the pols are designating as official?  Or
>> have they not gotten around to that yet?

I solved this problem with my article in Epic Events, 1.4, 1988, reprinted
in a book by James Crawford. The article was called "Ohio English." So

Roger, smugly

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

More information about the Ads-l mailing list