[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 
>be.

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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