Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Wednesday’s Word

Word: Were (V.)

Definition: To talk like a native, you may use this as a singular verb.


“I weren’t going to the Harmony Fair this year, but the old man drove me.” (forced me)

(Definition from: “How To Talk Yankee”, by Gerald Lewis & Tim Sample, copyright 1979, 1986 by The Thorndike Press; copyright 1989 by the First North Country Press)

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