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Old 12-27-2013, 04:55 AM   #121
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Crick was a thing when I lived in MD/WV. Thankfully, it's been creek ever since. I've never understood why anyone would call a small, flowing body of water a crick. It's not something that can be treated with heat and massage.
A lot of people around here say crick, but it seems like they're always saying it sarcastically...I have no idea why.
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Old 12-27-2013, 07:23 AM   #122
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I grew up saying crick. I'll say creek in formal company/work, but I vacillate casually.
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Also, was saying mango for green pepper a regional or family thing. I was an older teenager before I knew that a mango was not a green pepper.
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