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213 Diacritics (Spelling - alt.usage.english)




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This article is from the alt.usage.english FAQ, by Mark Israel misrael@scripps.edu with numerous contributions by others.

213 Diacritics (Spelling - alt.usage.english)


You can use diaereses in words like "naive" and "cooperate" if
you want. The use of diacritics has been declining because of
Linotypes and computers that didn't allow them.

 

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