[LMB] OT: More words that I HATE!!

Harvey Fishman fishman at panix.com
Tue Sep 22 01:03:56 BST 2020


I pronounce the 'l' in talk and walk and balk.

Harvey

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>Why are there  'L's in 'talk' and 'walk'?  To be consistent, we should just
>spell those words with a single 'o', the same way we generally represent
>the unrounded open back vowel.
>
>Or we could be truly practical and use the Shavian Alphabet.
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