On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 11:28:16AM +0200, Philip Newton wrote:
> Alex Page wrote:

> > When I was at prep school, my English teacher had lots of 
> > little signs over the classroom walls saying things like 
> > "It's not all right to say 'alright'", to drum little things 
> > like that in.

> I hope it had s/say/write/ , since I don't hear any difference when someone
> *says* "all right" or "alright".

I dunno. Probably as a result of that sign, I always try to
enunciate the gap between the words...

"I ask for so little. Just let me rule you, and you
 can have everything that you want." - Jareth, Labyrinth

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