Date: Mon, 14 Nov 1994 02:00:00 LCL From: "M. Lynne Murphy" <104LYN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MUSE.ARTS.WITS.AC.ZA> Subject: Re: Freeway names > On Fri, 11 Nov 1994, M. Lynne Murphy wrote: > > > [South African actors] put flaps in "utah". > > eh? whazzis "flaps in Utah" > (actually, i should've said "a flap in utah") flap = what americans do to t's between vowels (why no one here knows what i'm talking about when i ask for a "glaess uv waddrr") ______________________________________________________________________ M. Lynne Murphy 104lyn[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Lecturer, Dept. of Linguistics phone: 27(11)716-2340 University of the Witwatersrand fax: 27(11)716-8030 Johannesburg 2050 South Africa "Comprehension is only a knowledge adequate to our intention." --Immanuel Kant