That's good news! Charlie ----- Original Message ----- From: David McCann <[log in to unmask]> To: [log in to unmask] Sent: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 17:43:12 -0500 (EST) Subject: Re: IPA help On Sun, 10 Feb 2019 18:12:30 -0500 Tony Harris <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > Maybe I'm being to perfectionist. Hmm. Yes, you are! My old IPA Principles says "… it is desirable to substitute more familiar consonant symbols for less familiar ones when such a substitution can be made without causing ambiguity." They give as examples using /r/ for any rhotic when there's only one, or using /x/ in preference to /χ/.