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Re: I refer to a non-specified carbonated beverage as a:by blue_cowdawg (Monsignor)
|on Sep 09, 2003 at 15:00 UTC||Need Help??|
Actually, since my choices in drink are somewhat limited to diet I just tell a waiter or waitress "whatever you got that's diet.."
I have over my lifetime lived in so many parts of the USA that what I generically call a carbonated beverage is quite random. I've been heard to say "soda", "pop" or whatever sometimes in the same sentance! ;-)