Re: Question about spelling phonetically for English mode of writing using Tengwar
- xeeniseit wrote:
> The best attested mode by J.R.R. Tolkien (at least inThank you for clarifying this for me - I was getting a little
> the published texts) is a phonemic (rather than
> phonetic) mode for English.
> it may be calledThis is the very book I am learning from & working through so I was
> 'Bombadil' mode. It sticks to Received Pronunciation,
> and I consider that this example should be followed in
> order to have a standard. AFAIK the best description
> of this mode is found in Chris McKay's 'Tengwar
> Textbook' on page 22 and 23.
able to put my hands on the pages you mentioned immediately - thank
you (glad to know the page I had earmarked is what others use & is
the best to be guided by).
> The major samples of that mode are found here:I will look at your web addresses for samples. This will help.
Good to know that spelling of my name 'Mishel' was intially right - I
don't need to look any deeper & I have a handle on how to do it.