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Thread #2800   Message #12456
Posted By: Speed-1
18-Sep-97 - 12:16 AM
Thread Name: Hebrew/ Yiddish/ Ladino songs
Subject: RE: Hebrew/ Yiddish/ Ladino songs
Can a linguist throw in a thought? If you plan to publish transliterations, set your ground rules in advance: ch=ch in Bach, oy= oy (Oy!), u= oo in moon, etc. With a basic list, most will be able to enjoy the transliterations!

With this in mind i= e in he, a=a in far, o=o in phone -