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Balaji Loganathan
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Joined: Jul 13, 2001
Posts: 3150
Where can i learn slangs like this ??
Any websites ?

Hoooooo Doggey - where ya headed pardner?
We don't seem to have the page yer lookin' fer.
Mebbe we're callin' it somethin else now.
We suggest you mosey on over to the
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Shirley Sassparilla

Joined: Jun 08, 2004
Posts: 1
You can watch old westerns or you kin move to west Texas. Midland/Odessa or Crawford might work. Problem with Crawford is that local boy has started importen a bunch a yankees.

IIRC somebody posted a link to a page that would morph normal languange into slangs like these in MD some while back.
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24199

Not sure what Sunitha's trying to say, but Googling around for "cowboy language" and "cowboy lingo" does turn up some useful pages. Here's a book that looks really useful.
[ June 08, 2004: Message edited by: Ernest Friedman-Hill ]

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Gail Mikels
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Joined: May 07, 2001
Posts: 634
Here's my all-time favorite "reference" book: How To Speak Southern

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Balaji Loganathan
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Posts: 3150
Thanks for the replies.
Stan James
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Joined: Jan 29, 2003
Posts: 8791
Look for Beverly Hillbillies on cable.

A good question is never answered. It is not a bolt to be tightened into place but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed toward the hope of greening the landscape of the idea. John Ciardi
I agree. Here's the link:
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