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. . . Another pet peeve is when people say "I could care less" ... when what they really mean is " I could not care less". I am eager to hear your comments. Lee They could care less if they cared enough to put in the effort to do so . . . 8) Well .... okay then .... :cry: Lee
- Mon Apr 24, 2006 5:49 pm
- Forum: The Rebel-Yankee Test
- Topic: The House vs. Home
- Replies: 3
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This one has always intrigued me: My Tennessee family members (and others) almost never use the word "home" ... they prefer "the house"; as in "I'm fixin to go to the house" ... instead of "I'm fixin to go home". What is even more interesting is that this is m...
In Texas (and most of the South) I hear people ask: "do what?" when they wish someone to repeat what was just said (regardless of whether they think they were ask to " do something or not)... is this common elsewhere? Another pet peeve is when people say "I could care less" ...
- Sun Apr 23, 2006 3:12 pm
- Forum: WELCOME HOME!
- Topic: some more words to consider for the test
- Replies: 36
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Where I grew up on a farm (in West Tennessee), it was Breakfast, Dinner, Supper. I have since lived most of my life in south Texas, upstate NY, and now in north-central Texas where it was/is typically Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. I believe that, in some parts of the world, there are sometimes four meal...