[Spellyans] <yn> & <in> & <en>

Owen Cook owen.e.cook at gmail.com
Wed Jul 2 17:40:26 IST 2008


And every time he or she consulted a word's spelling in the
dictionary, Jo(e) Blogs would also learn something about how the
spelling progressed in Late Cornish...

Oll an gwelha,
~~Owen

2008/7/2 Daniel Prohaska <daniel at ryan-prohaska.com> rug scrifa:
> "How would Middle Cornish folk know whether to spell with <y> or <i>?
> They would need to know how the spelling progressed in Late Cornish.
> That's OK for super linguists but tricky for Joe Blogs."
>
> Joe Blogs wouldn't need to know. That's what a dictionary is there for.




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