Date: Tue, 10 Oct 1995 00:48:07 -0700 From: Rima & Kim McKinzey Subject: Re: Another Lexical Item At 4:14 PM 10/8/95, Natalie Maynor wrote: >> back to the major point -- which were you told and which do you tell very >> young children at Halloween (when did we lose the apostrophe?) to go 'up' >> (?) in order to knock at doors and yell "Trick or Treat!"? > In my childhood, it was go "up to the door", but either up or down the street depending on one's orientation and perspective. (Of course, when I was real little, we lived in an apartment house, so sidewalks or walkways of any sort were totally irrelevant. We confined our Trick or Treating to the other apartments) Rima