Date: Wed, 8 Nov 1995 13:56:23 -0500 From: Wayne Glowka Subject: RhetORic On a quick ride to the Wal-Mart to get some anti-freeze a minute ago, I heard a caller from Wisconsin (I believe) tell Rush Limbaugh something about liberal rhetORic, with stress on the second syllable. Is this pronunciation common up yonder or is it an attempt at saying a word read but never heard? Wayne Glowka Professor of English Director of Research and Graduate Student Services Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]