Date: Thu, 25 Jul 1996 16:18:05 -0400
From: Gregory Roberts robertsg[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GUSUN.GEORGETOWN.EDU
Subject: Re: Quick Question (re "needs washed")
"Needs washed" as opposed to what? I suppose that since I am asking
opposed to what that it is a part of my dialect area. I am from Peoria,
How large is the "needs washed" dialect area -- as in "the car needs
washed"? Somebody on Words-L just asked.
--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ra.msstate.edu)