James Harbeck jharbeck at SYMPATICO.CA
Tue May 22 01:35:36 UTC 2007

>(I also say "ash-phault" for "asphalt.")

Yup, that sounds like home to me! I said it that way until someone
corrected me. Maybe it's because "ass fault" sounds naughty.

James Harbeck.

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

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