Date: Tue, 9 Aug 1994 00:14:54 CDT
From: "Donald M. Lance" ENGDL[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MIZZOU1.BITNET
Subject: Re: eye dialect
As Sumner Ives points out in his article on the literary use of dialect,
one must know about the author's dialect to determine what his/her dialect
spellings mean. What's eye dialect to a whut-speaker may not appear so to a
what-speaker, /h-/ or no. wut, wat, whut....