Am’t – a new word

The English language sometimes incorporates coined expressions.

I have a new one that needs to be incorporated into dictionaries: am’t

It’s a conjunction of am and not.

For example: “Are you going out?” “No I am’t (am not).”

Or: I am’t not going to drink and drive. (or whatever.)

It makes perfect sense.

Author: Wayne Boyd

Wayne Edward Boyd was born in Morristown, New Jersey in 1953. He is a published author, former ISKCON sannyasi, and traveler, having lived on 3 continents and visited 37 countries. He presently lives in Amarillo, Texas working as a correctional officer and has interests in photography, political science and astronomy.

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