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Re: Tensed Pronouns (was: Tagalog ...)

From:Tim Smith <timsmith@...>
Date:Tuesday, March 9, 1999, 22:03
At 12:33 PM 3/8/99 -0500, John Cowan wrote:
>Tim Smith wrote: > >> =E1 =3D a with acute accent > >As a minor recommendation, I suggest that you follow Catalan, >Occitan referencial, and old Italian orthography by using a-grave >instead of a-acute. That allows a very simple rule: all open stressed >vowels get the grave, all close stressed vowels get the >acute. (A is always open, i and u are always close, e and >o can be either.)
That makes sense. I think I'll use it. Thanks for the suggestion! ------------------------------------------------- Tim Smith Get your facts first and then you can distort them as you please. - Mark Twain