Theiling Online    Sitemap    Conlang Mailing List HQ   

Re: CHAT: Contractions (was Re: Re: Austin, Utopia, Uglossia,and Bats.)

From:Danny Wier <dawier@...>
Date:Friday, September 24, 1999, 0:36
Eric Christopherson wrote:
>Hey everyone. What should be the proper spelling of /lIl/, the contraction >of <little>? I most often see it as <li'l>, but that annoys me since the >original word doesn't end in <l>.
The 'proper' spelling is <li'l> (implying an ommission in LIttLe). Check me on this... Danny ______________________________________________________ Get Your Private, Free Email at