[Spellyans] KK ha'n SWF - pronunciation

Craig Weatherhill weatherhill at freenet.co.uk
Sat Aug 9 18:57:13 IST 2008


It's been on the run (thankfully) since the Commission decided that KK 
would be the SWF.

Craig


Harry Fraiser wrote:
> Alas, no. I will assuredly make it my duty and pleasure to do so. May
> I take it, then, that this baseless doctrine is, as it were, on the
> run?
>
> Harry
>
> On 8/9/08, nicholas williams <njawilliams at gmail.com> wrote:
>   
>> He hasn't. Have you read any of my books and articles?
>>
>> Nicholas
>>
>> On 9 Aug 2008, at 16:56, Harry Fraiser wrote:
>>
>>     
>>> Why has he been permitted to propagate with impunity the doctrine that
>>> Cornish is the fifth dialect of Breton?
>>>
>>> Harry
>>>
>>> On 8/9/08, nicholas williams <njawilliams at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>       
>>>> You must ask him.
>>>> Cornish is SW Brythonic, but Breton is SW Brythonic in the mouths of
>>>> speakers of Gaulish.
>>>> And Cornish (unlike both Breton and Welsh) has been heavily
>>>> influenced
>>>> by English.
>>>> George did not read the texts and draw conclusions from them.
>>>> He assumed Cornish was like Breton and used the texts on occasion to
>>>> back him up,
>>>> For the most part he ignored them.
>>>> That is why KK has such forms as *bywnans and *klywes.
>>>>
>>>> Nicholas
>>>>
>>>> On 9 Aug 2008, at 16:07, Harry Fraiser wrote:
>>>>
>>>>         
>>>>> Do I understand, then, that Breton in fact has four dialects? Why
>>>>> does
>>>>> Mr. George then posit the existence of a fifth instead of the
>>>>> Cornish
>>>>> language as we know it from Lhuyd and Gendall?
>>>>>           
>>>>         
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