Date: Sun, 22 Oct 1995 21:00:42 -0500 From: Natalie Maynor Subject: Re: y'all are crazy > you (sg) > y'all (pl) > all y'all > y'all all > all y'all all > The last three items applied to groups of various sizes and membership.I > don't recall that any single speaker ever used all items in the paradigm. > The educated speakers never used the last two forms; in fact they said > the forms "were ignorant." I always wanted to research the paradigm, but > I have never since encountered "southern" speakers who would admit the > existence of these forms. The last one in the list is the only one I don't remember having heard or used. --Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] native speaker of Southern