Galician spelling conventions (was: Re: Current requests)

John Cowan cowan at
Thu May 21 00:29:54 CEST 2015

Luc Pardon scripsit:

>   So I'd think twice before bluntly stating that it is "NOT RECOMMENDED"
> to write Galician in ao1990. That was also more or less the position of
> the Franco dictatorship at the time...

It's a mistake to think that if something is RECOMMENDED because it appears
on a list, that everything that isn't on that list is NOT RECOMMENDED.
The terms are polar negations like "hot" and "cold", not contradictory
negations like "hot" and "not hot".

John Cowan        cowan at
"But I am the real Strider, fortunately," he said, looking down at them
with his face softened by a sudden smile.  "I am Aragorn son of Arathorn,
and if by life or death I can save you, I will."

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