Date: Tue, 4 Nov 1997 11:52:44 -0500 From: Linda Urschel Subject: Re: "git go" Beth, I've heard this expression many times, and it is, in fact, in my own vocabulary. I live about 25 miles west of Ft. Wayne. Linda Urschel Huntington College At 10:44 AM 11/4/97 EST, you wrote: >The phrase, "from the git-go," which may be better known now >from televised sports, wasn't used in (urban--such as it is) Iowa. >It is common in Wisconsin, and I'm here to say, unknown in neIndiana >. > >beth simon >assistant professor, linguistics and english >indiana university purdue university >simon[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] >