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Re: OK

Posted by ESC on June 24, 2005

In Reply to: Re: OK posted by Bob on June 23, 2005

: : I've read somewhere that 'OK' is derived form the Scottish expression 'auch aye' for 'oh yeah'. Any Scots here who can confirm this?

: Perhaps the somewhere you saw this discussed was in our archives. Click back one page.

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