Date: Tue, 5 Dec 1995 23:03:25 -0500

From: Virginia Clark vpclark[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MOOSE.UVM.EDU

Subject: Re: Language and Intelligence

At 04:13 PM 12/5/95 -0500, Stephanie Rae Wells wrote:

I'm just curious to know if anybody out there still holds the belief that

a persons intelligence can be measured by the way they speak?

Sure--most of my students at the beginning of my Structure of the

English Language course and, alas, a few of them even at the end of the


Virginia Clark