Date: Thu, 21 Apr 1994 10:16:55 -0500 From: Lana P Strickland Subject: Re: Bring/Take Bring/take are often interchangeable here in the South--and I wouldn't guess that it would have anything to do with Yiddish. It is treated similar to learn/teach. Also, in the rural South where I grew up, the in-group brings, the out-group takes, i.e. "Bring some cookies home to your family" vs. "He is going to take some cookies home to his family" --Lana striclp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]