Date: Fri, 11 Oct 1996 17:00:32 -0400

From: Donna Metcalf Ddonna[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM

Subject: Re: I'm always ready to come with!

After living here (central Illinois) for more than 20 years, I am always

shocked when someone says "Where's it at?" I used to tell my students "It's

behind the at." They never got it.

However, growing up on Chicago and to this day "Do you want to come with?"

sounds just right to me.

Donna Metcalf