End of ADS-L Digest - 10 Aug 1994 to 11 Aug 1994 ************************************************ There is one message totalling 14 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. whut the hale ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Fri, 12 Aug 1994 09:16:05 -0500 From: mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU Subject: Re: whut the hale I could have saved a lot of trouble if I had clarified my original posting about "whut." I should have asked everyone if they considered the VOWEL to be eye-dialect, setting aside the h-less issue. But I think Natalie's right, that keeping much of standard spelling occurs for aesthetic and practical reasons. tim