[LMB] OT: More words that I HATE!!

Bill Welch moremoth at gmail.com
Wed Sep 23 01:59:07 BST 2020


On Tue, 22 Sep 2020 at 21:27, Fred <fred.fredex at gmail.com> wrote:

>
> some (US) countrified accents have been known to pronounce talk as "tuck"
> (like in the musical Oklahoma, where a song goes "saw a dozen gas buggies
> goin' by theirsels, almost every time I tuck a walk"
>
> Because "saw" is in the past tense, so is "took" as in "I took a walk."

Bill


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