Date: Wed, 12 Nov 1997 21:48:43 -0700 From: Johanna Wood Subject: Re: stay and live So far we have: N.W.Indiana, S. Georgia, W. Tennessee, African American English and South Africa. Add to that Lowland Scots. Stay for live was the norm when I lived in the Glasgow area. I'm not sure whether it is used in all areas of Scotland. Could there be some connection between where it is found in the US and Scotch/Irish immigration to those areas? Johanna. Johanna L. Wood Department of English Arizona State University Tempe, Arizona 85287-0302