Date: Sat, 22 Jan 1994 15:45:07 CST From: "Donald M. Lance" Subject: Re: y'all singular, not! Beth Simon's instance of singular "y'all" is convincing. I don't doubt that many Southerners do use it for singular reference, but occasionally proffered examples seem to be candidates for "y'all" referring to a representative of a group. Often one can't really tell. DMLance