[Spellyans] fleece

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Thu Nov 26 11:21:16 GMT 2009


On 25 Nov 2009, at 17:45, nicholas williams wrote:

> In the KS document revision 15 it says that <yw> and <ew> appear to  
> be in free variation in the texts in words like gwew, pew, ew, and  
> gew 'woe'. We write these with <yw> , so knyw is correct in KS.
> Cf. Tregear's ew 'is' which we write <yw>.  The diphthong is [Iu].

[Iu] is [ɪu]; in Revived Cornish people say [iU] = [iʊ].

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/





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