Date: Mon, 10 Nov 1997 14:10:56 -0600 From: Dennis Baron Subject: mangoes=peppers Just a quick question till I can check my sources--what is the extent of mango as the term for sweet green peppers? I just encountered it for the first time today and it is apparently quite common in central Illinois (of course I've been here over 20 years and never heard it). Dennis Dennis Baron, Acting Head phone: 217-333-2390 Department of English fax: 217-333-4321 University of Illinois email: debaron[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] 608 S. Wright Street Urbana, IL 61801