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    47 Years in the Making

    http://www.voanews.com/english/news/...icanlingo.html

    Work on the Dictionary of American Regional English - known by its acronym DARE - began in 1965 under Frederic Cassidy, an English professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He and a team of 80 researchers traveled across the United States to document words used by Americans to describe their daily lives.

    Joan Houston Hall, the dictionary’s chief editor, says the final project is based on almost 2.5 million responses to more than 1600 questions.
    Hope you do not honeyfuggle. (Looks like spell checker has seen that word before).

    Fixed the link.


    Last edited by Wesley; 04-02-2012 at 08:51 AM.
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    Re: 47 Years in the Making

    Are you sure you posted the correct link? Currently it directs to an article on the keystone pipeline.


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    Re:47 Years in the Making

    Must of got the conservative chain mail mixed up.



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    Re: 47 Years in the Making

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    Are you sure you posted the correct link? Currently it directs to an article on the keystone pipeline.
    I think he is honeyfuggling us.



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