Date: Wed, 22 Jun 1994 12:26:54 -0400

From: "Carol L. Tenny" tenny[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]isp.pitt.edu

Subject: Query: a syntax dialect

Does anybody know of any work that has been done on the syntax of a dialect

spoken in Western Pennsylvania, in which one can say "The car needs washed?"

Carol Tenny

University of Pittsbugh

Department of Linguistics


Pittsburgh PA 15260

tenny[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]pogo.isp.pitt.edu