Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 18:32:41 +0000 From: Duane Campbell Subject: Re: John Cabot At 09:10 AM 7/30/97 -0500, you wrote: >Of course John Cabot was not the first English speaker to set foot in >North America. Leif Ericson, who inherited a kind of Norwegianized >English from his marauding forebears, left remnants of it behind. Thank you for reminding me. I don't know what I was thinking. I have been to Norway, and nearly everyone speaks English. Duane Campbell dcamp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]