Date: Tue, 27 Jun 1995 08:53:57 -0400 From: "William A. Kretzschmar, Jr." Subject: Re: English Dialect in Tidewater, Virginia Bruce Southard has mentioned David Shores' article. Depending on one's interest in such speech, it may also be appropriate to mention Walt Wolfram's work on Ocracoke Island, a North Carolina Sea Island, which also has a distinctive speech form. Regards, Bill ****************************************************************************** Bill Kretzschmar Phone: 706-542-2246 Dept. of English FAX: 706-542-2181 University of Georgia Internet: billk[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Athens, GA 30602-6205 Bitnet: wakjengl[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]uga