Date: Tue, 31 Jan 1995 12:10:55 -0800
From: THOMAS CLARK tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NEVADA.EDU
Subject: Re: "bookoo"
On Mon, 30 Jan 1995, William H. Smith wrote:
Is "beaucoup" Cajun at all? It was in common use in Viet Nam in the sixties,
Also in Korea before that. (tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]nevada.edu)
and I assumed it was just a GI borrowing, like "mama-san",
with no real language interference.
wh5mith[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]aol.com