[Spellyans] SWF Review
A. J. Trim
ajtrim at msn.com
Thu Sep 20 01:45:54 IST 2012
On 19/09/12 21:16, Owen Cook wrote:
> There is a reason the SWF had to rechristen itself "Standard Written
> Form" rather than "Single Written Form", which is that it never was a
> single form. That, to my mind, was the greatest failing of Treyarnon.
> There should never have been the main/traditional distinction to start
We should have had a Main form and a Late form (both using traditional
If we wish to include both Middle and Late Cornish, we must have two
versions -- so no single form is possible but the variants can be
written into a single standard. The name "Standard Written Form" is OK,
except that KS uses the word Standard.
Andrew J. Trim
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