--- In conlang@y..., John Cowan <jcowan@R...> wrote:
> Philip Newton scripsit:
> > The reminds me -- pronouncing "forte" (strong point) as if it were
> > "fort=E9" (/fOrtej/ or something like that).
> This is standard now too: even the OED lists it as the principal
Isn't it just taken from Italian? Then /fOrtej/ would be the best
-- Christian Thalmann