Date: Tue, 4 Nov 1997 11:52:44 -0500
From: Linda Urschel lurschel[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]HUNTINGTON.EDU
Subject: Re: "git go"
I've heard this expression many times, and it is, in fact, in my own
vocabulary. I live about 25 miles west of Ft. Wayne.
At 10:44 AM 11/4/97 EST, you wrote:
The phrase, "from the git-go," which may be better known now
from televised sports, wasn't used in (urban--such as it is) Iowa.
It is common in Wisconsin, and I'm here to say, unknown in neIndiana
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indiana university purdue university
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