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    Re: Beware of your GPS!
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2009 May 1, 15:33 -0400

    Somebody asked me today what the difference was between "among" and  
    "amongst," and I replied that "amongst" is the English pronunciation  
    and "among" the American.  I also mentioned that people in the U.S.  
    affecting an English accent would say "amongst."  So some of us still  
    look up to ya'll, at least the more affected amongst us!
    
    On May 1, 2009, at 3:28 PM, Anabasis wrote:
    
    >
    >
    >
    > On May 1, 2:24�pm, Peter Fogg  wrote:
    >> That's great, Fred, but what do yus'all call that windscreen?  
    >> �The boot
    >> becomes a trunk, and a jack is not a crique, but that doesn't help  
    >> us..
    >>
    >
    > We call them windshields and suction cups.  We also park in parking
    > lots and the bonnet is a hood.
    >
    > Jeremy
    > >
    
    
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