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Response to Igel (Reply #9)

Mon May 14, 2018, 06:15 AM

15. I guess geography matters as much as context

I'm from southern WV (Hinton), and "honey" and the like were definitely class-related terms.

BTW, you made my day with your use of implication and inference.

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