Date: Mon, 10 Nov 1997 08:43:13 -0800

From: Judi Sanders jasanders[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CSUPOMONA.EDU

Subject: Re: stoked

At 01:13 PM 11/10/97 +0000, Aaron Drews wrote:

I know AHD doesn't list it as regional, but does anybody know


it being found anywhere inland? It may be in mainstream language, but


it in non-coastal language?


In 1994 I collected it at Iowa State . . . and Ames, Iowa is pretty far

inland. Noticably absent from the college vocabulary there were terms

for surfing . . . but stoke "To excite. italic I'm stoked to go to the

concert. /italic " was present.

Judi Sanders

Dr. Judi Sanders email: jasanders[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]

Department of Communication phone: (909) 869-3527

Cal. State Polytechnic U., Pomona fax: (909) 869-4823

3801 W. Temple Blvd. dept: (909) 869-3522

Pomona, CA 91768


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