Re: The romanization of Spanish (was: ... of a complex tone language)
|From:||Clint Jackson Baker <litrex1@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 20, 2002, 20:55|
May goostah moocho!
--- John Cowan <cowan@...> wrote:
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> There is indeed a proposal out there to create a
> American spelling of Spanish, using b for /b/, k for
> /k/, s for /s/, i
> for /i/, g for /g/, and j for /x/ everywhere, and
> dumping orthographic h.
> You can see this (parodied) at
> I doubt these "rreformas" to "el idioma de Kerbante
> i Kebedo" will
> catch on.....
> John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
> To say that Bilbo's breath was taken away is no
> description at all. There
> are no words left to express his staggerment, since
> Men changed the language
> that they learned of elves in the days when all the
> world was wonderful.
> --_The Hobbit_