[PW] toughie for y'all

John Cowan cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Tue Mar 29 14:24:46 PDT 2016


Jeanne Schramm scripsit:

> And , of course, the farther south you get, you would want to include "all
> y'all."

"All of y'all" is just Southern for "all of you", as in "I want *all* of
y'all to listen to this," which is much more emphatic than "I want
y'all to listen to this."

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John Cowan          http://www.ccil.org/~cowan        cowan at ccil.org
He played King Lear as though someone had played the ace.
        --Eugene Field


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