Date: Fri, 2 Feb 1996 15:08:14 -0700 From: Bruce Gelder Subject: Re: ESL/forks to the right/pudding & pie? >WOW! Dennis' explaination would sure useful in teaching ESL! Sure would. >But what about pudding and pie? Pie and pudding sounds funny. "Pie and pudding" doesn't rhyme with "kissed the girls and made them cry." It would make sense to me that the reason "pudding and pie" was frozen in that pattern was solely because of the nursery rhyme. Bruce Gelder