[Spellyans] 'every day'
ray at spyrys.org
Wed Aug 3 20:11:20 IST 2011
To be honest I was unaware of 'pupteth' in Nance and have always used
'pup deth', I suspect that many other speakers do the same because
Nance 38 was not generally available until 1990.
On 3 Est 2011, at 17:45, Eddie Climo wrote:
> On 2011 Est 3, at 17:26, nicholas williams wrote:
>> Nance 1938 gives a separate headword pupteth 'every day'
>> and in the same entry has p.-oll emphatic, every single day.
> And his 1934 had the entry
>> daily. pupteth (-oll)
> Williams 2006 offers us 'puptēdh oll', with no occurrences of any
> other spelling that I could find.
> Given 77 years of UC, corroborated by 11 years of UCR, I fancy it's
> too late to do a u-turn. I, for one, have no intention of changing
> my spelling to comply with this latest fancy of Nicholas's purism.
> Pesya scryfa 'pupteth' a vynnaf, del us usyes.
> Eddie Climo
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