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Re: Please Vote for SPELLING !
Bruno Chareyre said: (by the date of Wed, 02 May 2007 16:04:49 +0200)
> Mmmh... It looks like time and democracy turned a bad name into a good one
Yes, it looks like. Which is surprising for me to be honest :)
> From a french point of view, there is an obvious spelling.
> In french, a lot of words have a final "e" and we do not pronouce them
> in most cases.
> So, spelling "yade" like "yet" but with a "d" is natural for french
> people (probably makes "jed" with phonetic letters). A possible variant
> is "jeid", which will sound more english perhaps.
> I'd vote for "jeid" but i'm not sure it is in the list below...
OK. I'm sorry then, we should collect the ideas first... I hoped at
first that going A..Z would be the simplest solution.
But you are right, spelling like english word 'yet' with 't' replaced
with 'd' is a very appealing solution.
So instead of voting with those options I gave at start, I ask
everybody to express your opinion about this spelling.
# Janek Kozicki
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