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Re: y sound

From:John Cowan <cowan@...>
Date:Tuesday, April 22, 2003, 1:47
Pablo David Flores scripsit:

> Ask a Spanish speaker to write the common word for "polystyrene" > in Spanish. I've seen all of "tergopor", "tergopol" and "telgopor"
FWIW, Google shows tergopor 32 hits, tergopol 223 hits, telgopor 1740 hits. Even telgopol gets 7 hits. -- John Cowan O beautiful for patriot's dream that sees beyond the years Thine alabaster cities gleam undimmed by human tears! America! America! God mend thine every flaw, Confirm thy soul in self-control, thy liberty in law! -- one of the verses not usually taught in U.S. schools