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From "Andrew C. Oliver" <>
Subject Re: never gonna make it to a butterfly
Date Mon, 21 Oct 2002 18:22:34 GMT
> Stupid english uses the same word for 'you' (one person) and 'you' 
> (many people).

Stefano let me introduce you to speaking proper 'merican.  This is 
understood universally throughout the US and most of abroad will get it 
intuitively.  I did not adopt this into my speach until my Latin teacher 
insisted I translate YOU (pl) properly.  

The correct form of YOU (pl) is Y'all.  This is a contraction of You and 
ALL.  If you want to be less casual you can say "You all".  

If I'm able to make it in november I can work with you on pronounciation 
of Y'all.  

Just a note... In Texas Y'all is singular and Y'alls is plural, but 
thats only in the Republic of Texas and causes universal confusion 
outside of Texas.  

> The above sentence was *not* referred to Steven, but to all those who 
> wish they had blocks *YESTERDAY* but are not doing anything about it.
> Sorry about it, Steven.

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