[Spellyans] Jazz > loan words?

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Sat Jul 5 21:33:26 IST 2008

At 13:29 -0700 2008-07-05, John Sheridan wrote:

>As a musician and former academic, I can tell you that academic 
>style guides for English, at least here in the States, would not 
>require one to italicize or enclose foreign-language musical terms 
>in quotes.   I think this thread is veering off from spelling rules 
>to rules of style -- an interesting topic for Cornish in its own 
>right.  But personally, I would find it odd if all borrowings into 
>Cornish were respelled phonetically, and am not sure why they should 

English orthography isn't "phonetic" and isn't meant to be, but KS 
is. So we need to consider these things.
Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com

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