Date: Tue, 10 Oct 1995 00:49:02 -0700
From: Rima & Kim McKinzey rkm[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]SLIP.NET
Subject: Re: /z/ + /n/ = /d/ + /n/
At 11:24 AM 10/9/95, Wayne Glowka wrote:
"Bidniss" for "business" strikes me as distinctly Southern, but I just
heard (and noticed) a student tell other students, "There wadn't nothing
you could do about it." Is "wadn't" current elsewhere?
I've only heard "bidniss" in the South and from Southerners. But now that
you mention it, I have heard "wadn't" here in Northern California.