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

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Tue Sep 22 01:59:08 BST 2020



> On Sep 21, 2020, at 6:00 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> 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.

I kind of hear the ls.    

I am bothered when lyrics replace the “g” in words ending with “ing” with an apostrophe.   Does it *really* make a difference in how people sing?


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