Date: Mon, 7 Nov 1994 10:25:47 -0400 From: "Bethany Dumas, UTK" Subject: 'swan' in TX, ARK I heard /swan/ for 'swear' growing up as a child in southeast TX and later in the Ozarks region in Arkansas. I have probably heard it in southern Appalachia also, though I haven't focused on it. It seems unexceptional to me. Bethany Dumas = dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] (English, U of TN)