There’s a band of “r” coloring (”Rhoticism”) about 50 miles wide North to South that stretches from Baltimore to the Rocky Mountains ~ just listen to it when someone says “wash” (as in Warshington) or “squash” (as in Squarsh).
posted on 10/09/2010 8:24:48 AM PDT
("GIT OUT THE WAY" The Republicans are coming)
Don’t forget “earl” as in “I’m going to change my car’s earl”.
posted on 10/09/2010 8:33:27 AM PDT
"..just listen to it when someone says wash (as in Warshington) or squash (as in Squarsh)."
OK..so explain the southern "woah-man" vs women. It gets puzzlinger and puzzlinger. I'll go get my Saturday morning cup of java and leave you to solve the worlds mysteries. Life is so easy with a Muawiyah around. :)~
posted on 10/09/2010 9:06:35 AM PDT
(Harvard won the election again...so what's the problem.......? Embrace a ruler today.)
I have always warshed my squarsh.
Trace from Germans in Red River Valley of MN.
posted on 10/09/2010 12:09:14 PM PDT
by Battle Axe
(Repent, for the coming of the Lord is nigh.)
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