Heard on local NE PA news

Paul Johnston paul.johnston at WMICH.EDU
Tue Jan 26 17:02:17 UTC 2010

Lot of people from Battle [krIk] around West Michigan.  It's the
usual vernacular pronunciation, though it's a stereotype, and many
people, in Battle Creek included, avoid it.

Paul Johnston
On Jan 25, 2010, at 9:02 PM, Dan Goodman wrote:


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

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