Date: Thu, 11 Apr 1996 05:21:39 -0400 From: "M. Lynne Murphy" <104LYN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MUSE.ARTS.WITS.AC.ZA> Subject: word-eating virus! look out! this virus seems to spontaneously reanalyse words! > WARNING!!!!! Read the following and take note for those of you who > access > the web and ftp sites. . . BE WARE!!! i'm being as ware as i can! this reminds me of the time i overheard on a bus: "if you kids don't start being have, you won't get any treats at grandma's." (of course, when i tell this story to my students here, they roll their eyes as if to say, 'those americans shouldn't be allowed to talk at all.' lynne --------------------------------------------------------------------- M. Lynne Murphy 104lyn[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Department of Linguistics phone: 27(11)716-2340 University of the Witwatersrand fax: 27(11)716-8030 Johannesburg 2050 SOUTH AFRICA