Irina Rempt sikayal:

> I have a manual typewriter five years older than I am (from
> nineteen-fiftymumble) and it used to have an 'ij' key, squeezing both
> the 'i' and the 'j' in the same space. I had it filed off and
> replaced with a dead key doing 'hacek' and 'c@ciul@', the latter
> being the little bow above the 'a' occurring in Romanian, which
> should be instead of the shwa symbols in the word for it.

In English this is usually called a breve, no?  I didn't know the Romanian
word for it--thanks!

>    Irina
> --
>            Varsinen an laynynay, saraz no arlet rastynay.
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