[Spellyans] 'up, upwards'

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Sat Jan 24 01:16:15 GMT 2009

On 23 Jan 2009, at 23:18, Craig Weatherhill wrote:

> Although I run the risk of ruffling feathers, I do wonder if we are  
> not drifting off track with some of the items being discussed here.   
> Surely, the idea was to concentrate upon addressing the faults  
> recognised within SWF.  I don't understand where the yn/in question  
> comes into this.  Are we, in fact, in danger of going a little too  
> far?

One of the faults is that it has no principled distribution if <i> and  
<y> except in stressed monosyllables and some finals. The other is  
that its accommodation of RLC cosmetic preferences isn't so great.

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

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