Date: Tue, 10 Oct 1995 00:49:02 -0700 From: Rima & Kim McKinzey 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. Rima