Date: Fri, 14 Nov 1997 09:25:13 -0500
From: "Bethany K. Dumas" dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UTK.EDU
Subject: More re Ebonics & AAVE
Last night I posted the ff. query from another (non-linguistis) list:
I'm not acquainted with the term African American Vernacular Language.
Is it related in any way to Ebonics?
Then Lynne posted.
From the list I originally copied from, I offer this:
For detailed discussions of the differences you may want to check the
Linguist list. As a starting point, I would suggest
It appears that the terms are not always being used interchangeably "out