At 12:32 PM 3/15/99 -0500, John Cowan wrote:
>Joe Mondello wrote:
>> I heard my brother say this today and it struck me that it is probably fairly
>> regional (Long Island, New York). He makesa sentence a question by
>> it with "Right . . . ?" as in "Right it's supposed to snow again tonight?"
>> has anyone else heard/used this?
>My daughter, age 12, native New York Citian, says this.
I don't think I've ever heard this, but I like it. Maybe I'll use it in
Neo-Anglic. (I was looking for a clause-initial interrogative particle.)