Date: Wed, 29 Dec 1993 22:11:40 -0600 From: mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU Subject: Re: Regional variation in BE Whoever you are, welcome home from MLA. I deleted the discussion on regional variation in BE. Will anyone please post any citations they know on this to[pic? I have only an anecdote. I had a student last year who spolke salient BE . She said African American kids from Chicago told hershe had a "southern accent." (Sorry, at 300 baud it takes all nite to fix ty[pos.) -Tim Frazer