End of ADS-L Digest - 17 Jun 1994 to 18 Jun 1994 ************************************************ There are 3 messages totalling 77 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. Double modals up north. (3) ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Sun, 19 Jun 1994 17:09:10 -0500 From: mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU Subject: Re: Double modals up north. On Sun, 19 Jun 1994, George Halliday (09)483-9039 wrote: > Double Models > > You might expect double models to appear almost anywhere where > there was heavy Scots (including Ulster Scots -Scotch Irish to > Americans) settlement. A typical Scots example would be > > Aa'll no can dae it. - I won't be able to do it. > > What's the settlement history in her area? > Settlement history here is from Ohio, PA, KY, NC, VA, wVA, Tn. Lots of Scotch Irish Ancestry (including two branches of my own family!) Tim Frazer