Date: Wed, 20 Sep 1995 10:02:48 -0400 From: Ellen Johnson Subject: irreg plurals I don't think anyone has mentioned the Canadian (hockey? pardon my ignorance) team the Maple Leafs. A couple of weeks ago my 4-year-old son, after saying "flied" numerous times and beginning to follow the model and say "flew", made an analogy to cry and told me about someone who "crew" at his school.