Date: Thu, 28 Aug 1997 12:08:24 -0700 From: Peter Richardson Subject: Re: autumn > Hmm. If the speakers of UK English don't have fall for autumn, then how do > they know which way to adjust their clocks for summertime, our daylight savings > time? > > Over here we say "Spring forward, Fall backwards." We'd never say "Autumn > backwards." Easy. They say, "I autumn make my clock run an hour slower." > Sorry, gang. Peter Richardson