[Ads-l] thoughts on this idea? variant pronunciations in a dictionary receive individual etymologies

W Brewer brewerwa at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jan 8 16:23:11 EST 2017

If you want to write for a global audience, and for future ages, then use
IPA. Any other ad-hoc notation will be ephemeral & unappreciated. But, then
again, as I think about it, IPA is probably a Communist conspiracy, like
metric, and an assault on American Exceptionalism. Okay, never mind.

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