Date: Mon, 29 Jan 1996 15:29:49 -0600
From: Natalie Maynor maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]RA.MSSTATE.EDU
Subject: Re: whoop
1.War whoop /hup/, vowel as in food
2.They whooped it up /wUpt/, vowel as in look.
3.She gave a whoop /wup/ as in food.
4. whooping cough I could say all three in addition to /hUp/.
--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ra.msstate.edu)
native speaker of Mississippi English