[Spellyans] Spelling and linguistics - Yes

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Sat Jun 19 19:56:48 BST 2010

On 15 Jun 2010, at 09:25, Chris Parkinson wrote:

> What for example is to happen to the verbal particle 'ow'? RLC leaves it out or reduces it to 'a'.  Would this be acceptable using SWF, or in using KS for that matter.

In my opinion you should either write it "ow" and pronounce it schwa, or drop entirely if you wish to show that it has been dropped in speech. I do not like re-spelling it "o'" or "a". 

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

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