Date: Fri, 6 Oct 1995 10:41:44 EDT From: DANIELLE L LEVITT Subject: Re: Lexical choice? > > On Thu, 5 Oct 1995, Kathleen M. O'Neill wrote: > > > That reminds me of the phrase my mother used to use for grocery shopping: > > "food-shopping." > > No one I know now uses this phrase. > > Anyone heard it? > > Yes, it's not uncommon among native Texans I know. It used to sound odd > to me but I've grown to appreciate the specificity. > > Kate Catmull kate[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] > ********** I also say food-shopping, due to the fact that my mother always used this phrase. Danielle dllevi01[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]