Posted by Shae on May 23, 2004
In Reply to: Babies talk and 'puffpuff' posted by Paddy on May 23, 2004
: does anybody know what a 'puffpuff' could be in babies talk
It used be said by Irish trains when I was growing up in the late 1800s. They said 'puff puff,' but I believe American trains developed their own dialect and said 'choo choo.'