Date: Tue, 13 Dec 1994 18:27:58 -0500
From: "Peter L. Patrick" PPATRICK[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GUVAX.BITNET
Subject: Re: boot and bonnet
Now, that's interesting: I've always known both "hood" and "bonnet"
for the front part of the car. I grew up in Jamaica, but never thought
of "bonnet" as a Jamaicanism, or even a Briticism. Is it?
Oh yes, I've got "boot" too, but that seems even more American