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Query:   angry/hungry et al?
Author:  alan harris
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Morphology
Lexicography

Summary:   HERE ARE THE RESPONSES TO MY REQUEST FOR OTHER WORDS THAT END IN -GRY
IN ENGLISH. I MUST SAY THAT I GOT MUCH MORE THAN I BARGAINED FOR!
THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU.

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ALAN C. HARRIS, PH. D. TELNOS: MAIN OFF: 818-677-2853
PROFESSOR, COMMUNICATION/LINGUISTICS DIRECT OFF: 818-677-2874
SPEECH COMMUNICATION DEPARTMENT
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, NORTHRIDGE HOME: 818-366-3165
SPCH CSUN FAX: 818-677-2663
NORTHRIDGE, CA 91330-8257 INTERNET EMAIL: ALAN.HARRIS@CSUN.EDU
WWW HOMEPAGE: HTTP://WWW.CSUN.EDU/~VCSPC005
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>FROM ALYSSE OR DAN RASMUSSEN
SUBJECT: THE INFAMOUS -GRY :-)

ANGRY
HUNGRY
AGGRY
... (BLUE GLASS BEAD FOUND UNDER THE EARTH
IN PARTS OF AFFRICA ... FROM FULANI, IN GHANA)
PUGGRY ... A KIND OF SCARF
MEAGRY ... OF MEAGER APPEARANCE

IF SOUNDS COUNTED: PEDIGREE, FILIGREE
ALYSSE RASMUSSEN
INSTRUCTOR, LSCC
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FROM: RISTO WIDENIUS

THE QUESTION ABOUT GRY-WORDS IS A RE-EMERGENT QUESTION IN REC.PUZZLES
AND HAS ITS OWN SECTION IN THE REC.PUZZLES FAQ. THE FAQ IS ACCESSIBLE
IN THE WWW:

LINKNAME: REC.PUZZLES ARCHIVE (LANGUAGE), PART 18 OF 35
URL:
HTTP://WWW.CS.RUU.NL/WAIS/HTML/NA-DIR/PUZZLES/ARCHIVE/LANGUAGE/PART2.HTML

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FROM: JCB@DCS.ED.AC.UK

>Q:

LL Issue: 8.929
Date Posted: 26-Jun-1997
Original Query: Read original query