[Spellyans] Modern English

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Sun Jul 6 14:09:40 IST 2008


At 14:03 +0100 2008-07-06, A. J. Trim wrote:
>For the given example, I would write jazz and jazzek.
>
>This won't clash with anything else.

But it would be inconsistent. We have intervocalic and final <s> as 
-[z] and <ss> as [s]. Why have both <z> and <zz>?

>I would have suggested jaz and jazek but I would like <z> to mean <s>/<j> in
>words like uzy, kerenza, nynz yw.

I know, but I don't believe we can use <z> for that.
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