Re: USAGE: No rants! (USAGE: di"f"thong)
|From:||John Vertical <johnvertical@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, May 30, 2006, 20:22|
> > >It feels a bit like 'auxlang are a good thing' threads. Don't tell me
> > >a spelling reform of English is a good thing and don't tell me it is
> > >not a good thing.
> > *shrug* I could just start answering to "why do you spell it like
> > that?" queries off-list, if I'm becoming a bother.
>Naaaw. The thread is interesting to many -- just don't take a
>different opinion personally. I was always taken aback by spellings
>like 'gaol' -- so there is something funny about English spelling,
>that's for sure.
Well, that *is* a comparision to auxlang advocacy up there (which is
squinted on around these parts, no?) ... But it's pretty obvious at this
point that tempers aren't really flaring; probably not even flapping.