Date: Thu, 21 Sep 1995 07:54:25 -0400 From: "Bethany Dumas, UTK" Subject: Re: Positive Anymore Positive 'anymore' is alive and well in East Tennessee. I get the same reaction in classes to a disc. of positive anymore that I do to a disc. of "don't care to" meaning "don't mind." I.e., all natives wonder why we are bothering to have a discussion about something everyone knows, while all non-natives say, "Oh, you mean when my roommate said last week tat what s/he really meant was ..." And the light dawns. Bethany Dumas who doesn't care to discuss this topic anymore!