End of ADS-L Digest - 20 Nov 1994 to 21 Nov 1994 ************************************************ There are 12 messages totalling 315 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. "All-purpose tag ain' so? (5) 2. trizzle 3. invigilating 4. Pigtails 5. Arkansan/Arkansawyer 6. Pigtails snap poll 7. Recent Black English 8. Anyone familiar with the following expressions? ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Mon, 21 Nov 1994 21:03:22 -0800 From: THOMAS CLARK Subject: Re: "All-purpose tag ain' so? Dear Joan, Is this the same as "i'nnit" in various British productions: "It's the same over there as here, innit?" I seem to recall Inspector Morse saying, "Well, I don't know, do I? It's my job, innit?" On Mon, 21 Nov 1994, Joan Hall wrote: > DARE will include this in Volume III at _inso_ (contraction of "isn't it > so?"). I'll send you what we've found, Don. > > Joan Hall >