Date: Thu, 3 Aug 1995 11:02:32 -0400 From: "M. Lynne Murphy" <104LYN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MUSE.ARTS.WITS.AC.ZA> Subject: Re: monkey blood > Growing up in Kansas, I used only the term canker sore for what was in your > mouth. A cold sore was on the outside of your lip, where other people could > see it, not in your mouth. Do others make this distiction? Mouth ulcer > I've never heard. > > Luanne von S. this is exactly the distinction we made in upstate (western) new york. mouth ulcer is a technical term that no one would ever use. 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