Date: Thu, 8 Feb 1996 11:31:03 -0600 From: "Kathleen M. O'Neill" Subject: Re: Monkey Wards and Kame-apart -Reply Lynne spake thusly: >i've heard target stores pronounced frenchly (tarzhay') in a couple of >states, though i can't remember which ones (illinois was one, but i >remember thinking it was a local, university-student thing til i >heard someone somewhere else say it). undoubtedly, the french >pronunciation indicates that it's a really classy place to shop. I've heard Target pronounced "frenchly" (to borrow your useful adverb) in Illinois and Minnesota for a couple of years. It can either be plain ol' "Target" or "The Target Boutique." ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; ;Kathleen M. O'Neill ... Language Laboratory Technician I ; ;koneil1[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] ... u55354[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] ; ;:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::; ;University of Illinois at Chicago ... Language Laboratory ; ;703 South Morgan Street (M/C 042) ... Grant Hall, Room 311 ; ;Chicago, IL 60607-7025 ; ;312.996.8838 or 8836 ... 312.996.5501 FAX ; ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;