Date: Wed, 4 Oct 1995 08:14:51 -0700
From: Allen Maberry maberry[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]U.WASHINGTON.EDU
Subject: Re: green/string beans
I have always refered to them as string beans.
maberry[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]u.washington.edu
On Wed, 4 Oct 1995, Tom Uharriet wrote:
On Tue, 3 Oct 1995, Rima & Kim McKinzey wrote:
I think this might just be a question of age - or the age of one's parents.
Does this also apply to the string bean/green bean?
The New York Times still uses "string bean" -- one piece of evidence that
string bean holds on in at least oe part of the Northeast.
Dan Goodman dsg[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]maroon.tc.umn.edu
It was always string beans for me in Los Angeles--especially the thin
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